Bala: Map

Saturday May 26th Full day Excursion to the Bala area
CANCELLED 18/05/2018 due to low interest

Please arrive at Bala by 10.00am at the Car Park by the lake (BLUE Circle, SH920 355, LL23 7YE). We will then take a minibus to Carndochan, Llywelyn Fawr’s castle now cleared and better displayed as result of work by Dave Hopewell who will be our guide. We will also visit Caer Gai Roman Fort on our return to Bala. Find own lunch in Bala returning to car park at time appointed. We will then drive in our own cars to visit the ‘invisible’ Roman fort at Llanfor and discuss the remarkable geophysical evidence revealed by a series of surveys in the last few years.
Depending on time we may visit Llanfor churchyard (church closed SH938 366, LL23 7DT) and one or more of the three Mottes in the vicinity. Frongoch (WW1 POW camp for Irish republicans) could be visited on the way home (A4212, SH904 392, LL23 7NT).
BOOKING ESSENTIAL as numbers on the minibus are limited to 33. Cost £10. Please make cheques payable to Anglesey Antiquarian Society and send to Jo Davidson Pandy Treban, Bryngwran, Holyhead, Isle of Anglesey LL65 3YW (Tel: 01407 720431 or Email:

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