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Anglesey and the Lleyn Peninsula Area   Lleyn Peninsula Subarea
Place count in area: 24,  
Highest place: Yr Eifl, 560.7m
Maximum height for area: 560.7 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 429 metres,

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Bwlch Mawr Mountain , in British 500-600m List

Height: 510.3m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 115 123 Grid Reference: SH42670 47848
Place visited by 7 members. Recently by: IainT, Fergalh, MichaelE, chalky, jimbloomer, jackill, simon3
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Longitude: -4.346179, Latitude: 53.004782 , Easting: 242670, Northing: 347848 Prominence: 145m,  Isolation: 2km ,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BwlcMw, 10 char: Bwlch Mawr
Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/B1953/
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Easy access, good views of the Llyn Penisula. .. by group   (Show all for Bwlch Mawr )
 
Short steep climb .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Bwlch Mawr )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Bwlch Mawr  in area Anglesey and the Lleyn Peninsula, Ireland
Picture: View from Summit towards Gryn Ddu
 
Evening sunshine
by Fergalh  12 Feb 2021
Like all the summits on the Lleyn peninsula great views of the coast and other hills Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/b1953/comment/22358/
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