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Black turreted tower on named discsSt Illtyd's Walk

Carmarthenshire, Neath Port Talbot, Swansea

103 km / 64 miles
From the sands this is a walk across varied terrain, canals, woodlands and gentle hills crossing the rivers Loughor, Tawe, Neath and Afan. The Walk links with the Coed Morgannwg Way at Margam giving access to the Rhymney Valley Ridgeway Walk and Taff Trail. St Illtyd flourished in the latter part of the fifth and beginning of the sixth century, and was held in high veneration in Wales.


Waymark: Black turreted tower on named discs
Path Type: Paths Marked on OS mapping
Waymark: Black turreted tower on named discs
Attributes: Very Challenging
Start: SN403000 - Pembrey Country Park, Carmarthenshire View on StreetMap
Finish: SS806862 - Margam Country Park, Neath Port Talbot View on StreetMap
Web Sites: St Illtyd's Walk


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OS Landranger Active 159, 160, 170
OS Explorer 12, 164, 165, 166, 178
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110.5 km (68.7 miles)
3,737 m (12,260 ft) ascent
478 m (1,568 ft)  maximum height

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