NY8129 : Road leading to Cow Green Dam

taken 7 years ago, 4 km from Harwood, County Durham, Great Britain

Road leading to Cow Green Dam
Road leading to Cow Green Dam
Red Sike comes in from the left ahead. Cow Green Dam can be seen in the distance. There is a photo of this scene on a different day here NY8129 : Road, Cow Green
The land on the east bank of the River Tees, before construction of the reservoir, was known as The Weel. Weel Foot marked the narrows and rapids above Cauldron Snout.
Widdybank Fell Nature Trail :: NY8130
The walk starts at Cow Green car park and takes you over Widdybank Fell along the tarmac track to Cow Green dam and Cauldron Snout waterfall, returning the same way.
A copy of the walk leaflet can be obtained from:
Natural England - Moor House - Upper Teesdale NNR: LinkExternal link
There is also a geological trail leaflet here LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Friday, 19 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 20 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Uplands  Grassland  Roads, Road transport  Water resources 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 8168 2961 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:39.6743N 2:17.1308W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 8171 2971
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South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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