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Wales 2010    Lord Hereford's Knob or Twmpa

 

Ebbw Vale

Elan reservoirs

Stream in upper Elan Valley

Twmpa

 

On the B4348, near to Hay-on-Wye, the start of the climb to Twmpa.

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On an elevated stretch on common, to the north of Twmpa, where the Offa's Dyke Path joins the secondary road ( 240 373)

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On the left is the rising ground toward Rhos Dirion, and on the right is the saddle of the pass with Hay Bluff behind.

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More of Hay Bluff, left,  and the valley system leading to Llanigon and the River Wye.

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The landscape towards the north, with, right, in Pennant, some indicators of land use!

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On the left is the view north, down a gully. The centre view looks north-east towards Hay Bluff, and on the right is Rhos Dirion.

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The summit of Twmpa, looking along the northern scarp of Rhos Dirion

 

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Wales The Black Mountains Twmpa Lord Hereford's Knob Rhos Dirion Hay Bluff River Wye Hay-on-Wye sheep footpaths

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