SN7867 : Moorland west of Llyn Egnant

taken 6 years ago, near to Llyn H?r [water Feature], Ceredigion, Great Britain

Moorland west of Llyn Egnant
Moorland west of Llyn Egnant
This picture shows the glacial origins of this landscape. Llyn Egnant and the other Teifi pools have filled up south-south-westerly grooves left in the bedrock by glaciation drifting out into the coastal plain. Rocky ridges and outcrops running in the same direction separate shallow boggy valleys. This one in particular feeds Llyn y Gorlan, behind the camera. Some of the lakes, like Llyn Egnant visible here, have been dammed to increase their storage capacity.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Rudi Winter and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
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
SN7867, 40 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 7 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 15 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Grassland  Lakes, Wetland, Bog  Moorland 
Reservoir (from Tags)
Llyn Egnant 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 789 672 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:17.3729N 3:46.6155W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 789 671
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Teifi Pools  Rocky Outcrop  Glacial Feature 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Geograph
This page has been viewed about 68 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing 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