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Llanmelin Wood Hillfort

Llanvair Discoed | Gwent, Wales, Newport, Wales
+44 1443 336000
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Good picnic spot with amazing skies

You probably need to be a historian of the ancient Celts to understand this site properly but... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2017
AndrewMisell
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Caerdydd
Llanellin Wood Hillfort

If you're an historian you may like walking to see this. Unfortunately there is not much to see... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2016
Ros L
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Newport, Wales, United Kingdom
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Sep 1, 2017
“Good picnic spot with amazing skies”
May 7, 2016
“Llanellin Wood Hillfort”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Llanvair Discoed | Gwent, Wales, Newport, Wales
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Reviewed September 1, 2017

You probably need to be a historian of the ancient Celts to understand this site properly but there's plenty of fortifications for novice historians (and engergetic children) to explore, and lots of lovely wild flowers. It's a good spot for a picnic, and from the...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2016

If you're an historian you may like walking to see this. Unfortunately there is not much to see. You can just about make out the ditches but the growth in the area prohibits much viewing. There are wild flowers growing around the area and if...More

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Reviewed January 8, 2016

Not easy to find but so intriguing when you get there. You can easily imagine the Silurians keeping an eye on those pesky Romans down in the valley. Glorious views from the ramparts.

Thank Liz G
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