Remains of the Dolgarrog Dam Disaster in Dolgarrog, Wales

Published: 12/07/2018
Remains of the Dolgarrog Dam Disaster in Dolgarrog, Wales
Source: WWW.ATLASOBSCURA.COM

Llyn Eigiau, a lake at the edge of the Carneddau mountains in Snowdonia, Wales , was the origin of the worst dam disaster in Welsh history. The devastating flood of 1925 is commemorated by a plaque placed on the massive boulders that came to rest after destroying much of the village of Dolgarrog. In 1911, a dam three-quarters of a mile long and 35 feet high was built across part of the eastern sid

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