SD8074 : Deeper snow on the lane to High Birkwiith

near to New Houses, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Deeper snow on the lane to High Birkwiith
Deeper snow on the lane to High Birkwiith
Beyond the track to Top Farm the snow in the lane and the snowdrifts were even deeper.
April snow in the Yorkshire Dales 2012
Overnight on the 3rd April 2012, light rain became sleet, which in turn became a blizzard that covered the Yorkshire Dales in a blanket of snow. By mid morning on the 4th the snow was already melting, however, the volume of snow that had fallen on the fells produced deep drifts that blocked some lanes, and sadly killed many new-born lambs. Nevertheless, the walker, who is fortunate in not having to worry about such things, was provided with wonderful views throughout the day.
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2012
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 4 April, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 12 April, 2012
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8018 7459 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:10.0034N 2:18.3042W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 8020 7455
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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