SN9720 : Moraine beneath Craig-y-fro

taken 10 years ago, near to Bryn du [other Features], Powys, Great Britain

Moraine beneath Craig-y-fro
Moraine beneath Craig-y-fro
This low bracken-covered ridge is interpreted as a moraine formed by a small glacier which nestled under the cliffs of Craig-y-fro at the end of the last ice age. Geologists still debate its exact origins - there may also have been some landslipping contributing to the nature of the hummocky ground in this area.
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SN9720, 57 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 10 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 10 July, 2007
Category
Moraines   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 973 208 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:52.6256N 3:29.5807W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 972 207
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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