SJ1170 : Moel y Parc cairn

taken 4 years ago, near to Bodfari, Denbighshire/Sir Ddinbych, Great Britain

Moel y Parc cairn
Moel y Parc cairn
Shunned by walkers on the Offa's Dyke Long Distance Footpath, Moel y Parc is the northernmost summit of this long section of ridge. The cairn seen here is on the spot marked as a tumulus on the map, so I presume that the green grassy mound is ancient, though the cairn itself looks modern. The path seen on the left heads down to the southwest to cross a well-defined bridleway at a minor col, and either direction at this junction will take one back to the Offa's Dyle and Clwydian Way routes as they head down into the Wheeler valley.
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SJ1170, 4 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 7 December, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 12 December, 2013
Geographical Context
Uplands  Paths  Burial ground, Crematorium  Moorland 
Category (from Tags)
Cairn 
Category
Cairn   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 1178 7004 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:13.2036N 3:19.3638W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 1179 7008
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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