ST4643 : Old peat workings

taken 10 years ago, near to Lower Godney, Somerset, Great Britain

Old peat workings
Old peat workings
Beneath the peat in Westhay Moor is a blue-gray clay which was deposited at the end of the most recent glaciation. Once this has been reached the peat company has no further use for the land and so it is left to flood. As a result of recent heavy and persistent rain this area is flooded more than usual.
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ST4643, 16 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 26 January, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 27 January, 2008
Category
Peat works   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 466 438 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:11.4823N 2:45.8714W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 466 437
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