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Epynt without people ...... & Much more 2nd Page Contd.

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The false Village resembling a Balkan cum Eastern European area for Artillery & all sorts of Infantry or troops training shown here 1970. Below we see the first Grenade training range, a far better new one was installed by 1970.

One chap Arthur Williams who has covered the area very often plus spent some of his time in 'er Majesty's mob there & recalls events at the Grenade chucker's range when a couple of 2nd Lieuts. would normally be left in charge at the lonely observation points on the scaffolding there.

When some grenades were thrown & exploding, a couple of large stones wd be launched to hit galvanised sheets to enable squaddies watch the officers 'observing' diving to the floor.

Somehow the instructors never actually caught the culprits!.
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Further below?, that the new sign in 1970 showing a welcome to MoD land, do not touch things or they may kill you.

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Cwm Llaethdu Farm, unoccupied on MoD land with a barren Bwlch Gwyn below that & 3rd down from here is Ffoss y Hwyaid.

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Ffoss y Hwyaid a band of those helping in the hedging 1920's there, & below, reaping prior to mechanical machinery.

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Garn Rhyw above looks deserted

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Tirbach above, about to be abandoned, Tir Cid long abandoned , however kept sturdy as it was.

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