SH7265 : Breached dam of Llyn Eigiau

taken 13 years ago, near to Llyn Eigiau Reservoir [water Feature], Conwy, Great Britain

Breached dam of Llyn Eigiau
Breached dam of Llyn Eigiau
The former reservoir of Llyn Eigiau with the Cefn Tal Llyn Eigiau ridge behind. The water from the breach left quite a deep trench in the surrounding grassland. The incident has been reported as having occurred in 1925, but the 1940s map shows the lake still in its full glory. The western third of the square is within the dam, but it is the same sort of moorland on both sides now.
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SH7265, 21 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 August, 2004   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 3 October, 2005
Category
Reservoir > Dam   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 723 653 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:10.1669N 3:54.7093W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 725 654
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