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Carreg Wen Beach Photos

Gwynedd, Wales

Just after tide-turn in the Glaslyn estuary

Uploader's Comments

I thought I'd be able to find the twin channels marked on the maps, but the tide hadn't properly uncovered them, so the edge of the water in the general area was the best I could get.

Uploaded to Geograph by Richard Law on 23 July 2011

Creative Commons License Photo © Richard Law, 23 July 2011. Licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons licence

Location: Borth-y-Gest

Location type: Village

OS Grid: SH560370

Country: Wales

Local Authority: Gwynedd

Parish: Porthmadog

Nearest postcode: LL49 9UF

(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)

'Just after tide-turn in the Glaslyn estuary' - a photo of Carreg Wen Beach

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