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Ty'n-twr Tower

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Map ReferenceSH66NW
Grid ReferenceSH6261066010
Unitary (Local) AuthorityGwynedd
Old CountyCaernarfonshire
Type Of SiteTOWER
PeriodPost Medieval
Ty'n-Twy Tower was a small medieval tower, possibly the Twr Abercaseg mentioned in 1254 that guarded the Ogwen crossing and approach to Nant Frangcon. The tower is mentioned as being transferred to the ownership of the Griffiths of Penrhyn in 1458.

Reference: Cadw listed buildings database.

RCAHMW, November 2009