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Name:Croes y Forwyn
Hill number:5559
Height:499.2m / 1638ft
Parent (Ma):2105  Cyrniau Nod
Section:30E: Bala to Welshpool
Area:The Berwyns
County/UA:Powys (CoU)
Catchment:Severn
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SJ 02975 21039
Summit feature:knoll in wood
Drop:80m
Col:419m  SJ028222  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 125
(1:25k) 239
Survey:Leica NA730/Leica 530
Survey of Croes y Forwyn (Final).doc
Comments:Insufficient height for Dewey confirmed by survey
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 10 users)ByDate of Ascent
GMIdris13/09/2015
Circuit from Lake Vyrnwy over Croes y Forwen then Ffridd Fach returning by the valley of Afon y Dolau Gwynion (difficult to follow the path in summer veg). Forest now felled - top is now in the open.summitsup13/07/2014
Started in Hirnant, an easy approach by road and track.JohnStoneham13/11/2013
from Ty brith, Hirnant as a loop up cyrniau then along ffordd gefn, fridd fach & croes y forwyn.now clear felled. better view of Vyrnwy further along grassy ridge. view to Aran nice also c.idris & plynlimon.stig_nest08/08/2013
Part of a circuit. Unmissable mound just inside plantation. SJ0297221042Anton14/10/2012
rough grass summit just outside pltn, fine view of L Vyrnwy. park on forest track 029206, rough pasture/moor to summit RHW01/04/2006
Mick Moore26/04/2015
stevent080918/03/2012
DARRENG28/01/2012
andrew.allum01/01/2000