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Name:Drum Ddu
Hill number:15602
Height:474m / 1555ft
Parent (Ma):2270  Mynydd Epynt [Mynydd Eppynt]
RHB Section:32A: Llandovery to Monmouth
County/UA:Powys (CoU)
Catchment:Usk, Catchment Boundaries, Wye
Class:Tump (400-499m)
(Tu,4)
Grid ref:SN 97935 44748
Summit feature:trig point
Drop:36m
Col:438m  SN969542  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 147 160
(1:25k) 188
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 20 users)ByDate of Ascent
Within Sennybridge firing range (MoD). Do not approach when red flags are flying. See https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/sennybridge-firing-notice for firing times.webmasterblank
Cycled back along the perimeter road, which would have had stunning views if it were not for the thick hill fog. Down the Upper Chapel road to the ex-Drovers' Arms. A quick ride up the track to the trig.Rob Rees27/12/2019
From Drovers Arms- red flag down - all quiet.ger14/04/2019
Trig at HP in sheep pasture- tussocky pathless approach from SW. Cloud suddenly cleared- delightful day.Denise 03/01/2019
Direct line from Twyn Rhyd-Car, moorland sheep pasture all the way; some rough, some not so rough. Trig at high point. Clouds rapidly evaporating into clear blue skies and low winter sunshine. Frost still on ground.RichardM03/01/2019
A short walk uphill on track after parking at the Drovers Arms.Dugswell230/12/2017
4/15 Fourth of long day Cefn Merthyr Cynog/Cefn Trum Yr Hwch/Pen Ty'n-y-Wern/Drum Ddu/Mynydd Eppynt/The Warren/pen Ca'er Mynach/Pen Neuadd/Moelfree/Pen Tri Chrugiau/Twyn Rhyd-Car/Twyn Rhyd-car South Top/Moel Blychau/Mwmffri/Noethgrug. Always check https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/449005/SennybridgeFiringTimes and never cross area when red flag is flyingFergalh15/08/2015
Short walk from Drovers Arms, bank holiday Sunday so no exercising troops to worry about.jonglew04/05/2014
SN9793644754Anton05/01/2013
moorland summit, just S of plantn, OK view. from MoD road to SE, no red flag RHW17/07/2005
Visited it mistakenly thinking it is higher than Mynydd Eppynt. 2000?summitsup01/01/1952
Tony J30/12/2017
Adrian30/12/2017
Alex C30/12/2017
BrianMatthews18/04/2017
Robert Kemp25/12/2016
iaindbrown28/12/2015
stevent080910/08/2013
Dusty30/08/2009
mnixon02/07/2000
andrew.allum01/01/2000