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Welcome to the Information and History pages. Here you will find interesting facts about the Halkyn Mountain area, covering past, present and maybe even the future too...

If you have some interesting local information or a historical tale to tell then please contact us as we'd love to hear from you...

Halkyn Mountain Common and its rich, natural resources have been exploited by mankind for thousands of years. Most notably, the solid ground has given up lead, chert and now limestone in vast quantities. Meanwhile the natural vegetation of the Common has supported the traditional sheep and cattle farming communities of the Mountain for centuries.

Halkyn is full of interesting history.....

  • Moel-y-Gaer Hillfort
  • Halkyn Castle
  • Mines, Tunnels and Caverns


Contributions Urgently Needed!!!