SH6559 : A Hanging Valley

taken 16 years ago, near to Pont Pen-y-Benglog, Conwy, Great Britain

A Hanging Valley
A Hanging Valley
Cwm Bochlwyd is a classic example of a hanging valley, its floor lying ('hanging') above the floor of the main valley. This is the result of the glacial overdeepening of the main valley, in this case, the Ogwen. Llyn Ogwen is seen on the right and Nant Ffrancon valley lies beyond.
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SH6559, 75 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 12 May, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 14 September, 2006
Category
Valley > Valley   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 655 598 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:7.1019N 4:0.6703W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 656 595
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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