SJ4836 : Whixall Moss

taken 13 years ago, 3 km from Bettisfield, Wrexham/Wrecsam, Great Britain

Whixall Moss
Whixall Moss
Whixall Moss is part of the third largest, and most southerly, raised bog in Britain. A former peat cutting area, being restored to its natural state since 1991, and now recognised as a "Wetland of International Importance". Surprising wilderness area of far horizons and big skies. Lots of wildlife and fascinating human as well as natural history throughout the area.
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SJ4836, 4 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 May, 2005   (more nearby)
Saturday, 24 June, 2006
Bog   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 487 363 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:55.2991N 2:45.8677W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 489 361
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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