SH5960 : Upper NW wall of Twll Mawr

taken 11 years ago, near to Nant Peris, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Upper NW wall of Twll Mawr
Upper NW wall of Twll Mawr
Igneous intrusions bring a rainbow of colour to the rocks. The 'lefal' or tunnel, left, is blocked by a rockfall. The pillar at the edge of Twll Mawr, one of a number of similar pillars in the quarry, was used to hold the other end of the Blondin catena (chain).
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 December, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 1 January, 2007
Category
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 597 601 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:7.1738N 4:5.8743W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 597 601
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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