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Name:Mynydd y Castell
Hill number:15844
Height:120.1m / 394ft
Parent (Ma):2288  Craig y Llyn
RHB Section:32C: Neath to Chepstow
County/UA:Neath Port Talbot (CoU)
Catchment:Minor Rivers only (South)
Class:Tump (100-199m)
Grid ref:SS 80684 86466
Summit feature:no feature
Col:83.8m  SS 8075 8659  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 170
(1:25k) 165
Observations:highest ground at SS 80680 86449 is man made (modern era)
Survey:Abney level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 12 users)ByDate of Ascent
From pond. Steeply up faint path through bracken to grass track. HP in bracken trodden down, also went stone summit nearby.PeterD22/08/2018
Bagged on a visit to Margam Park.Ramblingpaul22/08/2017
From Margam Country Park. Natural HP covered in bracken, man made HP easier to reach.welshyboyo02/06/2017
Tony J02/04/2017
Free parking for a few cars W side pond. Path NE along side of pond then steeply up through dead bracken to top. Nice stand of pines but HP further SE at old stone tower, remnants of which would appear to overtop the HP. Large sunken brick enclosure near summit, old water tank presumably.jonglew23/01/2017
From w, parking by pool, path round n side and up to hillfortRHW14/08/2016
From Margam Country Park (£4.90). Free from Stones/Abbey further W.jimbloomer27/05/2016
Steel works -hmmm..Moggblank