LLANGOLLEN 2014


11 Mai / May   2014  6m       Llangollen - Abaty Glyn y Groes / Valle Cricis Abbey - Castell Dinas Bran

Llangollen Hostel- our base

Brian & Gary

Llangollen

station

Llangollen Canal

wharf

Paula & Sue

ar hyd y gamlas

Gary & Geraint

towards Chain Bridge

chain bridge - awaiting restoration

chain bridge spanning Afon Dyfrdwy (Dee River)

rear of Chain Bridge Hotel

road bridge

Horseshoe Falls

Horseshoe Falls

hen dderwen

Gray tuag at Abaty Glyn y Groes

Wyn

Sue

Valle Crucis Abbey

Valle Crucis Abbey

Abaty Glyn y Groes

Medieval vaulted ceiling

fantastic architecture

pensaerniaeth wych

hen feddau

old gravestones

elaborate gravestone used as lintel above hearth

hall

old building

ancient abbey

hen adeliad

ancient stairway

abbey ruins

abbey ruins

crossing Afon Eglwyseg

Kevin towards Abbey Cottage

Abbey Cottage

only ladder stile negotiated all weekend

Brian

Paula & Geraint following The Clwydian Way

Clwydian Way

Kevin

donated seats

Abaty Glyn y Groes (Valle Crucis)

Afon Dyfrdwy (Rier Dee & Chain bridge)

Brian

Geraint & Paula

Eglwyseg Rocks in distance

Dinben Isaf Farm

Trefor Rocks in distance

colfen

Let's not trespass!

Gary following path to Trefor Rocks

Curon

seibiant

"What's the #$@&%*! point of coming this way!"

Castel Dinas Bran in the distance

Geraint

Castell Dinas Bran o Greigiau Trefor

former limestone quarry

along former tramline

lovely view

dramatic location for castle

Trefor Rocks

hen dramffordd

former tramline

Helen

Curon

descending Trefor Rocks

Castell Dinas Bran

i lawr y waered

cattle grid

Castell Dinas Bran

tough day for Merv!

Creigiau Eglwyseg Rocks

Creigiau Eglwyseg

seibiant

lets have a sit down1

Illtyd

fine view from summit

views are tremendous

cinio

castle ruins

castle ruins

gweddillion y castell

will have to investigate those distant hills

heulwen braf!

ruins

Brian

Alan

ruins

adfeilion

Llangollen

route down to Llangollen

lawr a ni!

Llangollen

fine views

zig-zagging down

ardal hyfryd

golygfeydd

green landscape

Alan, Terry (Am I enjoying this?) & Geraint

y fran

Merv & Curon

railway station

Afon Dyfrdwy (Dee River)

Dee River (Afon Dyfrdwy)

birds of prey exhibited in Llangollen

 

lluniau eraill / other photos