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Maps from 1925 of Pentir

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Excursion up Lôn Rallt

On Wednesday morning, 15th May, a number of us gathered at Hen Gapel i set out on a walk. we were led by Lucy up Lon Rallt as far as the “World of Ferns”. The aim of the expidition was to learn about the variety of plants to be found in the hedgerows that we

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Excursion along Lôn Rallt

On a wet Tuesday morning (13th Nov 2012) three of us, and a dog, set off from Rhyd y Groes past the vicarage and up Lon Rallt. Just after turning left onto Sling Lane (Clwt Rhywiog) we stopped to have a look at the group of Iron Age circular huts in the compund in the

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Excursion along Lon Fudur

On Wednesday 3rd October, a number of Pentir residents joined in a short walk, exploring local footpaths. The weather was fine, but cool and breezy, as four of us set off from Pentir square.  We headed for St Cedol’s Church and investigated the churchyard. There’s an area to the west of the church which is

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