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Latitude: 52.8581 / 52°51'29"N
Longitude: -4.4884 / 4°29'18"W
OS Eastings: 232563
OS Northings: 331854
OS Grid: SH325318
Mapcode National: GBR 57.RVJQ
Mapcode Global: WH44P.0FY8
Entry Name: Ffynnon Trwyn'r nant
Listing Date: 8 March 1999
Last Amended: 8 March 1999
Source ID: 21432
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: The well is in a small defile running up from the main Abersoch road, c200m W of the centre of Llanbedrog.
Built-Up Area: Llanbedrog
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
The well is of natural origin, the access to the waters reorganised in 1877.
A rectangular enclosure formed by cast iron railings, the base set in concrete, with an opening on the longer W side, leading to four steps down, turning N to a further flight of 4 steps to the square lower area. At this point the upwelling of the water is contained in a low arched recess in the W wall. On the outer side, a plaque reads C DAN....GYNLLUN CREU GWAI.... Y CYNGON YN YSTOD 1877.
Included as an interesting historic item of the area, and probably a holy well of great antiquity, now enclosed by robust C19 cast iron railings.
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