SN8763 : Claerwen, Elan Valley, Mid-Wales

near to Craig Fawr [hill or Mountain], Powys, Great Britain

Claerwen, Elan Valley, Mid-Wales
Claerwen, Elan Valley, Mid-Wales
The dams and reservoirs of the Elan Estate are situated within an area of outstanding scenic beauty. They provide a lasting amenity in their own right for visitors to enjoy.

The protection of the water catchment to prevent pollution of the reservoirs has safeguarded the habitats of numerous species of flora and fauna.

However, it should be remembered that the dams were built to provide for a very basic need....water for the people of Birmingham.

LinkExternal link

LinkExternal link

See other images of Elan Valley Reservoirs
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Christine Matthews and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
year taken
2011
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SN8763, 65 images   (more nearby)
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Image classification?
Geograph
Date Taken
Thursday, 14 April, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 3 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens  Water resources 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 8703 6349 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:15.4765N 3:39.3924W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 8707 6366
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Forward to a
friend by email


Other Tags
Reservoirs  Elan Valley 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

This page has been viewed about 21 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register