Llygad Llwchwr facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsLlygad Llwchwr
|Location||Black Mountain range, Brecon Beacons National Park|
|OS grid||SN 669 178|
|Discovery||first recorded exploration by Thomas Jenkins in 1841|
|Translation||"Eye of the river Loughor" (Welsh)|
The entrance to the cave system is 400m from the road alongside a public footpath, and just above and to the left of an obvious river resurgence.
The cave contains a dry high level series and an active river level which is accessible at a number of river chambers separated by sumps. Beyond the fourth river chamber exploration is only possible by cave diving. The rest of the cave is suitable for novice cavers.
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