SN7063 : Across Cors Caron towards Swyddffynnon, Ceredigion

taken 7 years ago, near to Swyddffynnon, Ceredigion/Sir Ceredigion, Great Britain

Across Cors Caron towards Swyddffynnon, Ceredigion
Across Cors Caron towards Swyddffynnon, Ceredigion
This is the scene looking from the dismantled railway near Allt-ddu farm, looking towards the low summit (205 metres, 673 feet) at Swyddffynnon, beyond the wide flat valley of the Afon Teifi.

The image shows the Bog of Tregaron, Cors Caron.

This is a raised bog which covers an area of approximately 862 acres (349 ha). It is the most intact surviving example of a raised bog landscape in the United Kingdom. Cors Caron began to be formed 12,000 years ago, at the end of the last glaciation period. Detailed but concise scientific details can read on the Wikipedia page, from which my information was sourced. LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Sunday, 10 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 21 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 701 639 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:15.5227N 3:54.2429W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 701 639
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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