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Bryn-y-Castell Hillfort

A Scheduled Monument in Ffestiniog, Gwynedd

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.


Latitude: 52.9689 / 52°58'8"N

Longitude: -3.8954 / 3°53'43"W

OS Eastings: 272809

OS Northings: 342965

OS Grid: SH728429

Mapcode National: GBR 60.JVMB

Mapcode Global: WH55J.4MBT

Entry Name: Bryn-y-Castell Hillfort

Scheduled Date: 19 November 1979

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 273

Cadw Legacy ID: ME104

Schedule Class: Defence

Category: Hillfort

Period: Prehistoric

County: Gwynedd

Community: Ffestiniog

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