SO1813 : Fractured Gritstone Pavement at Gwaun y Ffa

taken 9 years ago, near to Brynmawr, Blaenau Gwent, Great Britain

Fractured Gritstone Pavement at Gwaun y Ffa
Fractured Gritstone Pavement at Gwaun y Ffa
An outcrop of Lower Coal Measures (LCM) sandstone (the 'Farewell Rock'?) looks out over an expanse of moorland sat under a line of marching pylons. the ridges in the middle distance are what remains from an era of opencasting of the seams of the LCM. Coety Mountain is seen in the distant view.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 2 March, 2008   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 2 March, 2008
Category
Rock outcrops   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 188 137 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:49.0040N 3:10.7196W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 187 138
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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