SO2113 : Upper tramways

taken 9 years ago, near to Blackrock, Monmouthshire/Sir Fynwy, Great Britain

Upper tramways
Upper tramways
An early C19th tramway wraps around the eastern slopes of Mynydd Llangatwg between the furnaces of Nant-y-glo to the south and the limestone quarries of the northern face of this hill. A lower (and later) tramway has since been converted to a road but this upper one remains as a splendid level green footpath. It can be seen here to split into two branches.
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SO2113, 8 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 March, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 4 March, 2009
Category
Tramway (dismantled)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 217 139 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:49.0990N 3:8.1977W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 217 138
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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