Y DRENEWYDD / NEWTOWN 2018


28 Ebrill / April 2018    10m     Priest Weston - Cornatyn / Corndon Hill - Roundton Hill          Arweinydd / Leader Alan Richards

Miners Arms, Priest Weston

leaving the village

Ann

Cwm Dingle

croesi'r bompren

seibiant

towards Mitchell's Fold

Lyn

towards Mitchell's Fold Stone Circle

stone circle

Corndon Hill from Mitchell's Fold

cylch o gerrig

Mitchell's Fold

Mitchell's Fold

White Grit

interesting stone wall

Caroline

ascending Corndon Hill

dringo Mynydd Cornatyn

Lyn ascending Corndon Hill

cino

cino

trig point on Corndon Hill

carn

view from Corndon Hill

golygfa o Fynydd Cornatyn

group photo on Corndon Hill

gadael y piler triongli

Mynydd Cornatyn

Janet, Helen, Brian

Eloise, Caroline, Rebecca, Glynis

cairn on Corndon Hill

Corndon Hill

Emyr

Caroline & Rachel

Corndon Hill

fine views

Corndon Hill

towards another cairn

tuag at y garn

approaching the cairn

seibiant

seibiant

Roundton Hill from Corndon Hill

i lawr y waered tuag at Corndon Cottage

descending

Alan, Caroline, Jacqui, Rachel, Glenda

Rebecca & Gill

Janet, Brian, Christine

Jeff

Corndon Cottage

ascending Roundton Hill

dringo Roundton Hill

Roundton Hill

approching Roundton Hill summit

golygfeydd ysblennydd

cyrraedd y gopa

topograph on Roundton Hill summit

Glenda & Christine

milling around

descending

Rachel

Caroline & Eloise

onto the road

Rebecca

towards Lan Fawr

Passing Cowlton

tuag at Lan Fawr

Lan Fawr in the distance

Lan Fawr yn y pellter

descending towards Priest Weston

Gill

Corndon in the distance

i lawr y waered tuag at Priest Weston

desending

towards the Miners Arms

debrief at Miners Arms

Miners Arms

Emyr & Merv

Glynis, Helen, Christine

debrief

great pub

Illtyd, Eloise, Caroline

Alan

 

29 Ebrill / April  2018    10m      Y Drenewydd / Newtown - Cefn Mawr - Castell Dolforwyn Castle             Arweinydd / Leader Alan Richards

Elephant & Castle, Newtown

Afon Hafren

remains of Llanfair yng Nghedewain, abandoned after too frequent flooding

grave of Robert Owen, Newtown's famous son

along the River Severn

Ar lan afon Hafren

The Severn Way

along Lonesome Lane (Heol Pyllau budron)

hewl las

green lane towards Cefn Mawr

pleasant green lane

Ann & Glynis

towards Cefn Mawr

approaching the road

seibiant

towards Cefn Mawr trig point

Emyr

Cefn Mawr summit

drink stop

group photo at Cefn Mawr trig point

bant a'r cart

Cefn Mawr ridge

Cefn Mawr

towards Pant Wood

tuag at Goed y Pant

Pant Wood

Pant Wood

Coed y Pant

Coed y Pant

tree obstruction

i lawr y waered

near Pant Farm

Eloise, Caroline, & Illtyd

Aberbechan Bridge

Afon Bechan

Gill

towards Aberbechan Hall

Aberbechan Hall

Emyr & Ann

Merv & Gill

Ffarm Pwll Coch

towards Castle Wood

tuag at y castell

entering Castle Woods

Dolforwyn Castle

cinio yng Nghastell Dolforwyn

Dolforwyn Castle

Dolforwyn Castle

Glenda, Christine, & Rachel

Ann & Emyr

Brian, Janet & Merv

Illtyd, Eloise & Caroline

Gill, Rebeca, Helen & Glynis

castle

Alan

group photo

gadael y castell

passing cottage

below the castle

towards the Montgomery Canal

Rachel & Helen

at the canal

New House Lock

New House Lock

New Holuse Lock

ar hyd y gamlas

swan on the nest

alarch ar y nyth

here come the mate

crychydd

Momtomery Canal

aqueduct crossing Bechan Brook

pont dwr yn croesi Afon Berchan

negelcted section of canal

towards Freestone Lock

Afon Hafren

approaching Freestone Lock

ruines of Freestone

towards Fron Dolfor

Glenda

tuag at Fron Dolfor

Severn Valley with Newtown in the distance

farm access road

former canal now a cycle track

approaching Newtown