SN9018 : Upper Nedd Fechan valley

taken 11 years ago, near to Fan Nedd [hill or Mountain], Powys, Great Britain

Upper Nedd Fechan valley
Upper Nedd Fechan valley
One of many waterlogged areas on the southern slope of the Brecon Beacons' escarpment, this area feeds water into the spectacular 'Waterfall Country' that lies further south. The dominant vegetation is tussocks of purple moor grass (tough walking, even with long legs). The moist air blowing in from the Bristol Channel to the south has been forced by the hills to rise, causing cooling, condensation and a level cloudbase at around 700 metres.
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SN9018, 4 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 6 January, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 7 January, 2007
Category
River valley   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 90 18 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 51:51.2588N 3:35.4771W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 905 188
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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