Moel y Waun

Moel y Waun - Denbighshire
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Moel y Waun is the 8331st highest peak in the British Isles and the 971st tallest in Wales


411.9 m (1351 ft)


99.1 m (325 ft)

Survey method

Leica NA730/Leica 530/Leica GS15


Fence post 1m SW of trig point


  • Tump (400-499m)
  • Subhump

Hill / mountain range

Clwydian Hills

Nearest town

Ruthin/Rhuthun, Denbighshire

OS map sheets

OS50: 116 (Denbigh & Colwyn Bay)
OS25: 256 (Wrexham & Llangollen)

Notes & comments

Top with mast 120m SE at SJ 16900 53327 is at least 1m lower; Moel yr Accre 800m SSE at SJ 16954 52667 is 0.6m lower

Moel yr Accre at SJ169526 to the South is 0.6m lower with a height of 411.3m