Courtesy of The National Library of Wales | Licence: Public Domain
Courtesy of The National Library of Wales | Licence: Public Domain

The Rivals from Rhosneigar

Date

January 20th, 1882

Collective Title

Album of water-colour sketches

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Image Credit

Courtesy of The National Library of Wales

From the Watercolour World

Location

Yr Eifl mountains, Gwynedd, Wales

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Yr Eifl has three summits, each quite separate from the others, and this is often supposed to be the source of the incorrect English name The Rivals. However, the name is merely an anglicised form of Yr Eifl, meaning "the forks" or "the strides" (wikipedia)