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Name:Oldchapel Hill
Hill number:5215
Height:426.2m / 1398ft
Parent (Ma):2182  Pegwn Mawr
RHB Section:31B: Welshpool to Hay-on-Wye
County/UA:Powys (CoU)
Class:Hump, Tump (400-499m), Clem
Grid ref:SN 97605 80720
Summit feature:rock outcrop
Col:325.7m  SN984818  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 136
(1:25k) 214W
Survey:Trimble GeoXH 6000
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 38 users)ByDate of Ascent
First rate HuMP gave a wonderful conclusion to my 44hr walk from Carmarthen to Caersws.Alex C22/09/2019
From Tylwch. Kept to the pasture, stayed out of the wood. Gate in fence near top. Down to The Cross. Gates all the way. A pleasant hill.Alan Moore10/10/2018
Llangurig to Llandiloes.Smudge16/03/2018
Fourth Hu of day after a late start because of poor weather. We got a shower on the summit. Walked up from the road jct W of The Cross (parking on triangle); the route to the summit is much more obvious, where it leaves the ROW, than the ROW itself. With Petepwheeler01/05/2017
4/11 Fourth of eleven on sunny but cold day (Llechwedd Llwyd/Bryn Du/Bryn Mawr/Old Chappel Hill/Pant-Poeth Hill/Peginn Mawr/Graig Iar/Molefre/Pen-y-Ffynnon/Coed y Gaer/Bryn Gwyn)Fergalh05/11/2016
Climbed from N.Chris Peart11/07/2014
From SN 979 819. Rescued a sheep that had its head fast in the fence - looked like it had been there several days.summitsup05/06/2014
Parked at lane fork at SN 97924 81941 - room for 1-2 cars. Took lane SE for 100m, then track (signposted RoW) south to obvious unmarked summit. Returned the same way. With MP on a very wild, wet and windy day.Man of Kernow109/02/2014
Fog, rain, its June in Wales :-)heavyhorses11/06/2013
From north with Phil Cooper.Dugswell216/11/2012
Left car at a junction of lanes. Over track of old railway up on signed bridal path.. A steep sided field of thistle strewn grass. Plod up on grassy runs between thorny gorse to horizon, BWF to top at 14.40. Small rocky spur with no cairn. 14.40.arranc31/08/2012
P jnct to N. ROW is to E of fence higher up. At top walked along the rocky spine.chrisbien12/03/2012
Parked at road junction to ne and followed path to obvious top.clivevilla01/11/2011
Did same as DarrenMartin R26/08/2011
From Tylwch. Ascended to E of woodland. Grass and low ferns.destaylor15/08/2011
walked along path from the north west as there is then not much height gain.parked at road junction to the north east. 6 fig grid ref is quite a way out.DARRENG13/06/2011
fine hill, lovely view; 430m, acc 3m, rocky knoll. (1) park 972802, pasture to summit (2) ditto from the Hands', pre-breakfast gold star! RHW07/04/2002
Alan Whatley09/11/2014
Colin Crawford11/07/2014
Campbell Singer11/08/2013
Steve Q17/02/2013
andrew brown07/08/2011
carole engel08/04/2010