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Foel Dinas from the west
|Elevation||472.2 m (1,549 ft)|
|English translation||City mountain|
|Language of name||Welsh|
|Parent range||Cadair Idris|
|OS grid||SH 8424 1431|
|Topo map||OS Explorer OL23|
In the 1870s its eastern and northern slopes were planted with trees by Sir Edmund Buckley, the lord of the manor of Mawddwy. On the northern flank is Llyn Foel Dinas, a lake which was dammed to form a reservoir, providing the water supply to Buckley's manor house in Dinas Mawddwy.
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