SO0514 : Reflections in the Pentwyn Reservoir

3 km from Pontsticill, Merthyr Tydfil/Merthyr Tudful, Great Britain

Reflections in the Pentwyn Reservoir
Reflections in the Pentwyn Reservoir
The peaks of the Brecon Beacons, which are about 5 miles distant, are reflected on this calm day.
This reservoir, which is also known as Dolygaer Lake, was constructed between 1859 and 1863 to supply Merthyr Tydfil. It covers about 40 acres and has a capacity of 346 million gallons.
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2012
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Date Taken
Thursday, 9 August, 2012   (more nearby)
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Monday, 13 August, 2012
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Water resources 
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Brecon Beacons 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 0535 1482 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:49.4373N 3:22.4841W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 0553 1447
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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