SO2330 : Alongside the Grwyne Fawr Reservoir, 1

taken 11 months ago, near to Capel-y-Ffin, Powys, Great Britain

Alongside the Grwyne Fawr Reservoir, 1
Alongside the Grwyne Fawr Reservoir, 1
We are being engulfed in cloud at this level making further upward progress decidedly risky.
The reservoir was designed and built in the early 20th century to supply water to the industrial towns of the Welsh valleys such as Abertillery. The height of 526m (1725ft) meant that the water supply could be gravity fed. As a water supply facility it has now been decommissioned but is still an impressive feature at the top of the Grwyne Fawr valley.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 December, 2017   (more nearby)
Friday, 29 December, 2017
Geographical Context
Uplands  Paths  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Water resources  Moorland 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 2327 3076 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:58.1997N 3:7.1002W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 2303 3090
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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