SJ2243 : Castell Dinas Brān western approach

taken 9 years ago, near to Llangollen, Denbighshire/Sir Ddinbych, Great Britain

Castell Dinas Brân western approach
Castell Dinas Brān western approach
Dramatic ruins of the castle which crowns an isolated hill 750 ft above Llangollen. It was built in 1260 on the site of a prehistoric hill fort, by Gruffydd ap Madoc, but had a very short active life. In 1277 it was deliberately abandoned and fired by the Welsh garrison to prevent its use by Edward I's invaders.
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SJ2243, 107 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 21 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 2 March, 2008
Category
Castle > Castle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 222 430 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:58.7206N 3:9.6089W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 23226 43137
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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