SH7477 : Green enclosure

taken 7 years ago, near to Capelulo, Conwy, Great Britain

Green enclosure
Green enclosure
It is strange to find a level, green field amid such steep slopes, bare rock and scree. This lush field occupies a glacial melt-water channel that dates back to the last ice-age. A series of such channels cut across the headland in an East-West direction at different levels. It is supposed that ice was thick enough over the Irish Sea Basin that melt-water could not escape northwards, but was diverted to run parallel to the coast.
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SH7477, 76 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 26 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 26 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 7494 7792 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:17.0072N 3:52.6383W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 7489 7794
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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