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Compact CRICKHOWELL (Crug Hywel) lies on the northern bank of the wide and shallow Usk. Apart from a grand seventeenth-century bridge, with thirteen arches visible from the eastern end and only twelve from the west, spawning many a local myth, there's not much to see in town. Table Mountain (1481ft) provides a spectacular northern backdrop, topped by the remains of the 2500-year-old hill fort (crug) of Hywel, accessed on a path past The Wern, off Llanbedr Road. Many walkers follow a route north from Table Mountain, climbing two miles up to the plateau-topped limestone hump of Pen Cerrig-calch (2302ft) and on …
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Ty Croeso Hotel

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