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Tuesday 18th April 2017


Quote:- 'Tis distance lends enchantment to the view, and robes the mountain in its azure hue.'
(Thomas Campbell - Scottish poet 1777-1844)

Llantysilio Mountain, Denbighshire
(OS Grid Ref. SJ148440 Nearest Post Code LL21 9BN)

Llantysilio Mountain is the collective name for a series of fine hills which run eastwards from near the village of Carrog to westwards from the top of the Horseshoe Pass in Llangollen. The main peaks are Moel y Gamelan (577m), Moel Morfydd (549m) Moel y Faen (548m) and Moel y Gaer (504m). Moel is Welsh for 'bare hill'. The western part of the range is known as Llantysilio Mountain whilst the eastern end is referred to as Maesyrchen Mountain.

Picture of the Moment


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MORE ABOUT THE PHOTOGRAPH

Llantysilio Mountain is the collective name for a series of fine hills which run eastwards from near the village of Carrog to westwards from the top of the Horseshoe Pass in Llangollen. The main peaks are Moel y Gamelan (577m), Moel Morfydd (549m) Moel y Faen (548m) and Moel y Gaer (504m). Moel is Welsh for 'bare hill'. The western part of the range is known as Llantysilio Mountain whilst the eastern end is referred to as Maesyrchen Mountain.

Two Interactive maps show the photo's location

Map 1 on the left uses Ordnance Survey data from OS OpenSpace. You can pan the map by dragging the map or zoom in / out by using the + or - buttons.


Map 2 - is a Google Map close up satellite view with the option to view in Google Street View. The 'push pin' indicates the photo's location.

(Many thanks to Stephanie, from Ohio, for giving me the inspiration to create this addition. I hope that it adds to your enjoyment of the page.)

More about Llantysilio Mountain



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