|Title||Old lane below Wainhir A section of the badly worn and weathered lane running between Penthryn and Cwmbyr, just below Wainhir at the point where the road crosses the Dunant stream. Some sections of this lane are degrading badly and now resemble a farm track.|
|Photo's author||John Gibson User stats Author's photos|
|Source||Wikimedia Commons image|
|Date||25 Jan 2008 00:00:00|
|Original size||427 x 640|
|Retrieved from source on||13 Mar 2012 04:34:41 (UTC)|
Old lane below Wainhir A section of the badly worn and weathered lane running between Penthryn and Cwmbyr, just below Wainhir at the point where the road crosses the Dunant stream. Some sections of th…
Nant Dunant - Dunant stream Taken beside the OS 354m mark on the 1:25,000 map, this is the Dunant stream flowing roughly NNE from near the summit of Yr Allt. The stream passes through Hafod Dingle and…
Pasture at Cwmbyr Sheep pasture at around the 400m mark between Cwmbyr and Ty'n-y-celyn, protected in part by thin shelter belts of conifers and deciduous trees
Pastures at Cwmbyr These sheep pastures sit at around the 400m mark and belong to the farm at Cwmbyr. A solitary sheep wonders where to start next...
Bronze Age cairn on the skyline
Moorland track with distant views towards Newtown
Track below Bryn Gwyn
Triangulation Pillar Situated a little way uphill from Giant's Grave, this trig point sits at 516 metres on the edge of a 'cairn' according to the map. The circular mound is also reminiscent of old be…
Moorland telecommunications mast/relay
Moorland telecommunications mast/relay This mast and relay station is located a few yards from the trig point at 516m and on a clear day several of its partners can be spotted.
Trig point and mast
Ascending the hill
Ascending the hill Two transmission masts can be seen in the distance.
Sheep in field This area seems mainly devoted to sheep farming. In the very far distance, it's just possible to make out a fairly substantial settlement. This is the town of Y Drenewydd (Newtown).
Sheep in field
View south along track
View south along track This farm track is also a public right of way (on foot). For the view in the other direction: 1323266
Farmland at lambing time
Farmland at lambing time Just a few of dozens of newborn lambs on this farm. (Closeups to follow.)
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