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Mumbles Hill, Swansea

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Mumbles Hill, Swansea

Mumbles Hill is a hill near the south eastern tip of the Gower Peninsula, Wales. Parts of the hill form a designated Local Nature Reserve, declared in 1991. Defensive gunnery positions were built on the hill in World War II. Remnants of the 623rd Anti-Aircraft Battery gun emplacements and control bunker are still visible on the hill. Coastal Defence Battery 299 had a site on a hill with 6 inch gun and underground magazines, though none of this remains on the hill.
Administrative CountySwansea
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridSS6287
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySouth Wales

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