Guide to Wales's hills & mountains

Ysgyryd Fawr

Ysgyryd Fawr - Monmouthshire
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Ysgyryd Fawr is the 6431st highest peak in the British Isles and the 619th tallest in Wales


486.0 m (1594 ft)


344.0 m (1128 ft)

Survey method

Abney level


Rock 3m E of trig point


Hill / mountain range

Black Mountains

Nearest town

Abergavenny/Y Fenni, Monmouthshire

OS map sheets

OS25: 013S (Brecon Beacons National Park)
OS50: 161 (Abergavenny & The Black Mountains/Y Mynyddoedd Duon)