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Name:Banc y Ddinas
Hill number:14884
Height:477m / 1565ft
Parent (Ma):2203  Drygarn Fawr
RHB Section:31C: South-West Wales
County/UA:Powys (CoU)
Catchment:Wye
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SN 85803 46306
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:45m
Col:432m  SN852464  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 147
(1:25k) 187S
Survey:obvious summit
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 11 users)ByDate of Ascent
1m high cairn on distinctive outcrop. Snow squall now passed over and views returned. Approached following forest boundary over very tussocky snowy ground from Garn Wen. Fast descent to civilisation in Llanwrtyd Wells completing a wild 18 mile round trip.Denise 17/03/2018
From Garn Wen over mix of rough and improved pasture initially making use of ATV track along forest boundary. Summit topped by nice cairn. Last of a hard day before easy descnt back to Llanwrtyd Wells.RichardM17/03/2018
Garn Wen up forestry tracks as others, across to Banc y Ddinas, down to road, under railway and up the ridge of Moel Bylchau. More or less straight down to car.clivevilla25/10/2017
Crossed from Garn Wen and returned the same way.Moorponder03/10/2017
Continuation of walk from Garn Wen. Descended north-east to a wide very boggy area, over a gate by a group of mature trees and then east (one barbed wire fence to tackle) to the fine summit. To descend, headed steeply down east by forest edge, then bracken thrash to a byway, which I took north past Dinas Mill back to the church car park. Solo.marktrengove05/11/2016
4/6 Fourth of Six (Garn Dwad/Cefn Alltwinau/Garn Wen/Banc y Dinas/Mynydd Trawsnant/Cefn Uchaf)Fergalh03/07/2016
SN8580146306. My final Y Pedwarau. From Llanwrtyd church car park tracks to SN855466 then easily through tree rows to open fell, directly then to top.Anton08/09/2014
nice summit & view. from Victoria Wells to NE, parking, B/W then fenced pasture RHW23/05/2004
MM12/02/2016
iaindbrown11/02/2016
andrew.allum01/01/2000