Guide to Wales's hills & mountains

Moel Gyw

Moel Gyw - Denbighshire
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Moel Gyw is the 6895th highest peak in the British Isles and the 701st tallest in Wales

Elevation

467.0 m (1532 ft)

Prominence

181.0 m (594 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

Small cairn 50m NE of trig point

Category

Hill / mountain range

Clwydian Hills

Nearest town

Ruthin/Rhuthun, Denbighshire

OS map sheets

OS50: 116 (Denbigh & Colwyn Bay)
OS25: 256 (Wrexham & Llangollen)
OS25: 265 (Clwydian Range / Bryniau)

Notes & comments

Cairn is 15cm higher than trig point at SJ 17109 57523