Guide to Wales's hills & mountains

Tor y Foel

Tor y Foel - Caerphilly

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Tor y Foel is the 4683rd highest peak in the British Isles and the 341st tallest in Wales

Elevation

551.0 m (1808 ft)

Prominence

157.0 m (515 ft)

Survey method

Abney level

Features

Ground 3m N of flattened cairn

Category

Hill / mountain range

Black Mountains

Nearest town

Rhymney/Rhymni, Caerphilly

Notes & comments

Ground 130m E is about 1.5m lower