Black Mixen and the communications mast from the Rhos Fawr plateau
|Elevation||650 m (2,133 ft)|
|Parent peak||Rhos Fawr|
|Topo map||OS Landranger 148|
Black Mixen (Welsh: Micsen Du) is a subsidiary summit of Rhos Fawr or Great Rhos in the Radnor Forest. The summit is large peat bog plateau. The summit is marked with a cairn, and is next to a radio transmitter and its building.
Black Mixen is the only Nuttall to have a communications mast (a radio transmitter) on its summit . To the east is Bache Hill, to the south are the Black Mountains, to the west is the Great Rhos plateau.
- Nuttall, John & Anne (1999). The Mountains of England & Wales - Volume 1: Wales (2nd edition ed.). Milnthorpe, Cumbria: Cicerone. ISBN 1-85284-304-7.
- "Pumlumon". Retrieved 2007-04-22.
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