Castell Dinas Bran, Llangollen, Sir Ddinbych, Wales
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Meirion
N 52° 58.753 W 003° 09.565
30U E 489296 N 5869971
Quick Description: The ruins of a castle overlooking Llangollen, Sir Ddinbych, Wales.
Location: North Wales, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 7/28/2011 6:58:53 PM
Waymark Code: WMC5PN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BarbershopDru
Views: 2

Long Description:
This ruin is all that remains of a Medieval castle which is steeped in history & folklore.

The walls and embankments that are visible today are from the 1260s and were most likely built by order of Gruffydd II ap Madog, the ruler of the kingdom of Powys.

The paths to the castle from Llangollen are well waymarked and there are excellent views of the surrounding area from the ruins.
Type: Ruin

Fee: Yes.

Hours:
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Related URL: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Original photographs showing additional views of the Ruin/Remnant or even just its current condition are encouraged. Please describe your visit, especially if no additional photos are available. Did you like the Ruin or Remnant? What prompted you to see the Ruin or Remnant?
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