SS8479 : Wind turbines above Porthcawl

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

Wind turbines above Porthcawl
Wind turbines above Porthcawl
A view from the former Sandy Bay Caravan Park in Porthcawl. The wind turbines seen are situated in from left to right (north to South) - grid squares SS 84 80, SS 84 79 and SS 84 78. The two taller turbines are the two of Newton Down Wind Farm. Their grid references are SS 8426 7946 and SS 8449 7888. The shorter turbine close to the left hand side of the image is at Parc Stormy energy park, Stormy Down. Its grid reference is SS 8412 8015.

Since the picture was taken in 2017, a second turbine, similar in height to the two at Newton Down, has been erected at Parc Stormy.

The subject location given below is that of the middle turbine.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright eswales and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SS8479, 10 images   (more nearby search)
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
January 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 18 August, 2020
Geographical Context
Energy infrastructure 
Primary Subject of Photo
Wind Turbine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 8426 7946 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.1313N 3:40.1336W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 8274 7689
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Wind Turbines  Windfarm 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image Type (about): cross grid 
This page has been viewed about 5 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
thumbs up icon
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register