SH6644 : Llyn Stwlan

taken 30 years ago, near to Tanygrisiau, Gwynedd, Great Britain

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Llyn Stwlan
Llyn Stwlan
Enlarged corrie lochan now used, Cruachan style, as a pumped storage reservoir. Offpeak electricity, once generated by Trawsfynydd probably increasingly now by windfarms pumps water up the hill, where its potential energy is stored until required, when the water is let back down the hill.
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Date Taken
Friday, 21 April, 1989   (more nearby)
Friday, 24 March, 2006
Reservoir > Reservoir   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 665 444 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:58.8161N 3:59.3912W
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