SO2311 : Pool atop Llanelly Hill

taken 10 years ago, near to Garn-yr-Erw, Torfaen/Tor-Faen, Great Britain

Pool atop Llanelly Hill
Pool atop Llanelly Hill
This pool sits near the quarried northern edge of the scarp formed by a Middle Coal Measures sandstone. The twin mast of the WT station at Foxhunter car park, Blorenge can be made out in the distance. The pool is presumably man-made though other pools of similar appearance on Mynydd Llangynidr, Mynydd Llangatwg and Blorenge have formed as a result of subsidence due to limestone solution below.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 23 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 23 February, 2008
Category
Water Features > Pools   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 234 114 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:47.7697N 3:6.7287W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 233 114
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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