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Ffynnon Lloer
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Location in Wales
Location in Wales
Ffynnon Lloer
Location in Wales
Location Snowdonia, North Wales
Coordinates 53°8′21″N 4°0′4″W / 53.13917°N 4.00111°W / 53.13917; -4.00111
Type natural
Primary outflows Afon Lloer
Basin countries United Kingdom
Surface area 6 acres (2.43 ha)

Ffynnon Lloer (Welsh : Source of [the] Moon) is a lake in the Carneddau range of mountains in Snowdonia, North Wales. It lies below the peaks of Pen yr Ole Wen and Carnedd Dafydd at a height of 2,225 feet (678 m) and covers an area of some 6 acres (2.43 ha).

The remains of two wartime aircraft, which crashed in 1942 and 1943, lie on the slopes round the lake.

Afon Lloer, its outflow, flows into Llyn Ogwen.

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