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Fundamental Benchmark Details & GPS Waypoint

Bryn y Fan 482m (1581ft)

Summit Feature: Also recorded on OS maps as Y Fan.
Classification: Hill Trigpoint, Befour, Britfour, Clem, Hump, Huw, Marilyn, Pedwar, P30 Tump.
OS Grid Ref: SN931884 (10 figure Grid Ref: SN9312388494).
UK Area: 31 - Aberystwyth to Welshpool (OS Maps 1:50k 136. 1:25k 214.)
Latitude: 52.48387, Longitude: -3.57527, Height: 482 metres (1581 feet)
Prominence: 174.8 metres (573 feet)
Unique Waypoint POI Name: 0482.P (DoBIH Hill ID: 2172)

Associated Trigpoint:
  TP6105 'Van Hill' Grid Ref: SN9311688498 Separation: 8m from Hill grid ref.

External Links for Bryn y Fan:
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Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams

Selected mapping: Google or Bing / Ordnance Survey

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Bryn y Fan List & GPS Waypoints:

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  • '0482.P' SN931884 Bryn y Fan (482m, p174.8)

Member's Comments on Bryn y Fan...

  • millsno9 says...
  • Park in Bwlch you glare car park next to the clwedog reservoir and gradual climb on a grassed over track progresses into a very steep walk .30min to the top
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Bryn y Fan has been climbed by...

Adrian Alex C Andrew Brown andys Anton Areluctant-triggeR Barry Smith beckybags Carole Chalky1953 Chris Pearson chriswatson Colin Crawford danMaisiebex Denise Des Taylor Dugswell2 Fellrunner61 gerrybowes GordonAdshead Hill Bagger iaindbrown IainT Ian Baines Jim.Fothergill lonesome_cowboy_burt malcorbett ManofKernow Margaret millsno9 nordicstar NormanW oakesave outlawcatcher painterman PM Polaroid RDK rhalstead rhayader_wanderer rhw RichTea Sprog Steve S stevent0809 StigoftheNest summitsup Ted Richards thenomad thexbarbarian Tony J Tundraboy underhill vegibagger


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Data courtesy of Myrddyn Phillips and Aled Williams


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