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Name:Ysgwydd Hwch
Hill number:15611
Height:456m / 1496ft
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), Clem
(Tu,4,Cm)
Grid ref:SO 05232 37912
Summit feature:no feature
Drop:70m
Col:386m  SO039388  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 160
(1:25k) 188
Survey:obvious summit
GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Please report via the contact page any logs you see below which describe or encourage acts of trespass, and mention the hill number and hill name.

Logged Descriptions  (logged by 11 users)ByDate of Ascent
Second of the Sgithwen Brook Horseshoe - MB to summit cloaked in mature forest. No views.Rob Rees14/02/2019
PArked in wide entrance to forestry road; followed it to comms compound at hill top. HP is outhwith fencing, by the smaller mast.jonglew31/12/2017
Wet afternoon 4 hill walk after work. Following forestry tracks.Dusty09/06/2017
2/8 Walked up from car park to communications towerFergalh26/04/2015
Walk with Val. Access difficult through forest.mike.hoult29/10/2013
SO0523137914Anton05/01/2013
summit by mast compound in pltn; driveable. RHW06/04/2003
Adrian23/01/2019
MM02/02/2016
iaindbrown16/04/2015
andrew.allum01/01/2000