Carnedd y Filiast

View of the Glyderau mountain range from the summit of Carnedd y Filiast, looking from the southeast (left) to the southwest (right)

View of the Glyderau mountain range from the summit of Carnedd y Filiast, looking from the southeast (left) to the southwest (right)

Date

7 June 2013
Location

Carnedd y Filiast, Glyderau

SH 62046 62782; 53.14425°N, 4.06403°W

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Ffynnon Caseg

Ffynnon Caseg

Date

19 March 2011
Location

Fynnon Caseg, Cwm Caseg, Carneddau

SH 67931 65024; 53.16589°N, 3.97702°W

Information

At an altitude of 750m, Ffynnon Caseg, the source of the Caseg river, nestles high up in Cwm Caseg, bounded on three sides by the mountains Yr Elen, Canedd Llewelyn and Foel Grach.

Until 1889 water from here was carried by a leat five miles long to supply power to Bryn Hafod-y-wern Slate Quarry.

Cwm Ceunant Copper Mine

Looking over to the Carneddau from the middle adit

Date

19 February 2011
Location

Cwm Ceunant, Carnedd y Filiast

SH 62563 63756; 53.15314°N, 4.05673°W

Further Information

Spoil heaps for the workings, which were on three levels, are visible from Lon Las Ogwen on the valley floor. The mine is on the 350m contour in Cwm Ceunant, on the slopes of Carnedd y Filiast in the Glyderau range. Although the entrance to the bottom adit is completely covered over by a waste heap, the entrances to the middle and top adits are still clear.

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Ffynnon Llyffant – English Electric (Avro) Canberra B Mk 2, WK129, Radar Research Establishment, 9 Dec 1957 (4)

Ffynnon Llyffant - Canberra, WK129

Ffynnon Llyffant - Canberra, WK129

Site visited 10 October 2009 Location Ffynnon Llyffant, Carnedd Llewelyn, Carneddau, Wales
SH 68823 64699
53.16319°N, 3.96356°W
53°09.791’N, 3°57.814’W
Aircraft
Manufacturer English Electric/Avro Registration WK129
Model Canberra B Mk 2 Unit Radar Research Establishment
Crash date 9 December 1957
Further Information
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Ffynnon Llyffant – English Electric (Avro) Canberra B Mk 2, WK129, Radar Research Establishment, 9 Dec 1957 (3)

Ffynnon Llyffant - Canberra, WK129

Ffynnon Llyffant - Canberra, WK129

Site visited 10 October 2009 Location Ffynnon Llyffant, Carnedd Llewelyn, Carneddau, Wales
SH 68805 64590
53.16220°N, 3.96378°W
53°09.732’N, 3°57.827’W
Aircraft
Manufacturer English Electric/Avro Registration WK129
Model Canberra B Mk 2 Unit Radar Research Establishment
Crash date 9 December 1957
Further Information
Peak District Air Accident Research; Peak Wreck Hunters (1); Peak Wreck Hunters (2); Aviation Safety Network; Canberra (Wikipedia)

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Ffynnon Llyffant – English Electric (Avro) Canberra B Mk 2, WK129, Radar Research Establishment, 9 Dec 1957 (2)

 Ffynnon Llyffant - Canberra, WK129

Ffynnon Llyffant - Canberra, WK129

Site visited 10 October 2009 Location Ffynnon Llyffant, Carnedd Llewelyn, Carneddau, Wales
SH 68844 64614
53.16243°N, 3.96321°W
53°09.746’N, 3°57.793’W
Aircraft
Manufacturer English Electric/Avro Registration WK129
Model Canberra B Mk 2 Unit Radar Research Establishment
Crash date 9 December 1957
Further Information
Peak District Air Accident Research; Peak Wreck Hunters (1); Peak Wreck Hunters (2); Aviation Safety Network; Canberra (Wikipedia)

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Ffynnon Llyffant – English Electric (Avro) Canberra B Mk 2, WK129, Radar Research Establishment, 9 Dec 1957 (1)

Ffynnon Llyffant - Canberra, WK129

Ffynnon Llyffant - Canberra, WK129

Site visited 10 October 2009 Location Ffynnon Llyffant, Carnedd Llewelyn, Carneddau, Wales
SH 68908 64603
53.16234°N, 3.96224°W
53°09.741’N, 3°57.735’W
Aircraft
Manufacturer English Electric/Avro Registration WK129
Model Canberra B Mk 2 Unit Radar Research Establishment
Crash date 9 December 1957
Further Information
Peak District Air Accident Research; Peak Wreck Hunters (1); Peak Wreck Hunters (2); Aviation Safety Network; Canberra (Wikipedia)

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