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Feb 12, 2023

Wilson's Nantlle view on the spot

Richard Wilson's painting of the view towards Snowdon from Nantlle in the 1760s is a classic, and now you can enjoy it when you visit his viewpoint - and learn why his landscapes were so influential in the development of British ...

art. HistoryPoints has placed QR codes at the bridge where the road and Snowdonia Slate Trail pass over the river Llyfni, just below the lake. Simply scan with your smartphone to compare the view today with Wilson's interpretation. Or click here to see the information and image.