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Name:Castell Cawr
Hill number:14755
Height:189m / 620ft
Parent (Ma):2042  Mwdwl-eithin
RHB Section:30C: Llandudno to Wrexham
County/UA:Conwy (CoU)
Catchment:Clwyd, Catchment Boundaries
Watershed:Liverpool Bay
Class:Tump (100-199m)
(Tu,1)
Grid ref:SH 93607 76712
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:47m
Col:142m  SH924766  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 116
(1:25k) 264N
Observations:man-made large mound 35m WNW at SH 93572 76724 is c 2m higher but does not cover natural summit
Survey:Seco 2x Hand Level
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 23 users)ByDate of Ascent
Mart parked at the Woodland Trust then we followed the track round to the hill fort and summit. Woodland obscured the views a bit but nice to have lunch on the ramparts of a hill fort.John Eley07/05/2018
first hill for a year. snow still on carneddaumattcymru10/04/2018
Not much fun in the rain, a lot more than I was expecting today.Aye Jimmy31/12/2017
From small car park to NNW, tortuously circuitous tracks to top - over 2 mile walked, finishing in pitch darkcarole engel02/12/2017
P to N. Tracks and paths to top. Mound much preferable to the high point in the woods.chrisbien10/06/2017
P nnw as others, natural hp in deciduous wdld with castle motte c 5ft higher. lovely mild spring like day.RHW17/02/2017
Parking: Woodland Trust car park SH 93388 77160. Various tracks lead to summit.David Evans28/01/2017
From car park. Very muddy start of track due to combination of heavy rain and forestry machinery. Pleasant walk through wood. Interesting summit.JamesD197209/11/2016
Information board on the origins of Castell Cawr very interestingjrj16/10/2016
First hill logged for a while. Nice wet walk. But i had to get myself up SOMETHING! Needs more logs..mattcymru24/05/2015
Hill fort, on hill locally known as tan-y-gopa. views pretty good, to snowdonia and clwydians. Wandered around here as a kid. This was first time to actual summit!mattcymru12/08/2007
Richard Gunn20/08/2019
mae23/03/2019
Rob5017/03/2019
Alan Caine01/12/2018
A Peckish07/11/2018
beckybags07/11/2018
TK09/10/2018
MM03/06/2018
KM03/06/2018
PeteF30/07/2017
Adrian08/06/2014
Alex C14/11/2013