Historic Landscape Characterisation

Arfon - Area 24 Llanddeiniolen/Dinorwic


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Historic background

An area which was owned partly by the Vaynol estate, partly by the Glascoed estate. It was enclosed by the late eighteenth century, possibly much earlier.

Key historic landscape characteristics

Small irregular fields, winding lanes, relict archaeology

An area of small irregular enclosures and woods, and winding lanes, dominated by the hillfort at Dinas Dinorwig. It includes the church at Llanddeiniolen.


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