Plynlimon


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Plynlimon

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Plinlimon

(both: plĭnlĭm`ən), Welsh Plumlumon Fawr, mountain, 2,468 ft (752 m) high, W Wales, on the Powys-Ceredigion border W of Llanidloes. It has three summits and is the source of the Wye, Severn, and other waters.
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You can kayak along the River Wye, which is the fifth longest river in Britain and has its source in Plynlimon in the Cambrian Mountains in mid Wales and runs to the Severn Estuary.
I YMATEB i lythyr Rhoda Bramhall yn gofyn ble mae Esgair Llyn: Os buasech yn cerdded o gyfeiriad Aberhosan tuag at Plynlimon Fach dros Moel Hyddgen a Rhos y Llyn; heibio Talbontdrain a Hengwm Cyfeiliog, mae Esgair Llyn ar goll yn y goedwig fel mae'r Hengwm.
I saw blue lines on a map; the amorphous mountain mass of Plynlimon was six miles from my house, tucked up in the Uwchygarreg Valley leading away from Machynlleth, rivers stretching away from it.
From this charming mid-Wales market town it is good day's walk up through the Hafren Forest to the source of the Severn, which rises at an altitude of 2001 feet on boggy and marshy moorland at Plynlimon.
uk He completed the challenge on Saturday, June 6, after climbing the 752ft high Plynlimon in Ceredigion.
The route took runners over the Glyders, Carneddau, the Moelwyns and Rhinogydd, before going through the Plynlimon area, and Elan Valley, ending at Carreg Cennen Castle in the Brecon Beacons on day five.
Sodium and chloride levels in rainfall, mist, streamwater and groundwater at the Plynlimon catchments, mid-Wales: inferences on hydrological and chemical controls, Hydrol.
Mountains (M) M1 Hebog mass M2 Snowdon mass M3 Glyder mass M4 Llywelyn mass M5 Arenig mass M6 Rhinog mass M7 Cadair Idris mass M8 Aran mass M9 Berwyn mass M10 Plynlimon M11 Radnor Forest M12 Mynydd Du M13 Fforest Fawr M14 Brecon Beacons M15 Black Mountains Hills (H) H1 Clwydian Range H2 Ll?
ONCE upon a time, amid the eastern slopes of the Cambrian Mountains and the fabled hills of Plynlimon, three water nymphs set out to find the sea.
The route from Plynlimon, the source of the Severn, all the way to Shrewsbury contains rapids, as well as six-foot nettles and brambles on its banks andthe journey is one which organisers believe has not been attempted since the Bronze Age.
The Wye is Welsh at its head, set proud on the mountain Plynlimon, runs by small villages as a mountain stream, then becomes a river just before Ross-on-Wye and becomes English just after.
3) He might have added that the Wye rises on Plynlimon in north Powys, over fifty miles from Abergavenny.