Waun-oer

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Waun-oer
Waunoer.JPG
Waun-oer from the southeast
Highest point
Elevation670 m (2,200 ft)
Prominence119 m (390 ft)
ListingHewitt, Nuttall, HuMP
Coordinates52°43′02″N 3°47′55″W / 52.7171°N 3.7985°W / 52.7171; -3.7985Coordinates: 52°43′02″N 3°47′55″W / 52.7171°N 3.7985°W / 52.7171; -3.7985
Naming
English translationCold Bog
Language of nameWelsh
Geography
LocationSnowdonia, Wales
Parent rangeCadair Idris
OS gridSH785147
Topo mapOS Explorer OL23

Waun-oer is a mountain in Snowdonia, North Wales, situated approximately four miles to the south-west of Aran Fawddwy. It is one of the peaks in the Dyfi hills, a subgroup of the Cadair Idris group. It is a top of Maesglase and the summit consists of a trig point that crowns an uneven grassy plateau. It is connected to Cribin Fawr to the east. To the north lies Cadair Idris, while Tarren y Gesail lies to the west.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nuttall, John & Anne (1999). The Mountains of England & Wales - Volume 1: Wales (2nd edition ed.). Milnthorpe, Cumbria: Cicerone. ISBN 1-85284-304-7.

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