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Moel y Gaer, Flintshire

Historical Description

Moel-y-Gaer, a summit of the Halkin Mountains in Flintshire, 4 miles NNW of Mold. It has an altitude of 1050 feet, and is crowned by a well-preserved ancient British fortification, circular in form, 588 feet in diameter, and surrounded by a rampart.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Flintshire is available to browse.


Online maps of Moel y Gaer are available from a number of sites:

Newspapers and Periodicals

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