SS8277 : A view over the Sandy Bowl, Porthcawl

taken 4 years ago, near to Porthcawl, Bridgend/Pen-y-Bont ar Ogwr, Great Britain

A view over the Sandy Bowl, Porthcawl
A view over the Sandy Bowl, Porthcawl
A view at the former Sandy Bay Caravan Park (parts of which have, in recent years, been given over to hosting touring caravans and camper vans again). The image looks from a spot above the feature known as the Sandy Bowl towards houses at the southern end of Rhych Avenue and the (yellow) lifeguard station above Rhych Point.

Porthcawl’s Sandy Bowl, a depression in the surrounding landscape, is roughly oval in shape with a fairly flat grass bottom surrounded by a narrow tarmac road, and moderately steep though fairly short grassy sides. On the basis of its appearance, it would seem that it is partly natural, partly a human creation.
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Date Taken
January 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 15 August, 2020
Geographical Context
Coastal  Derelict, Disused 
Former (from Tags)
Caravan Site 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 826 770 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:28.7902N 3:41.4758W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 825 770
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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