SH7779 : Traeth Melyn

taken 1 year ago, near to Deganwy, Conwy, Great Britain

Traeth Melyn
Traeth Melyn
The lower shore at Deganwy makes a fine sight on a sunny afternoon. The translation of "Traeth Melyn" would be the "yellow shore", which is entirely appropriate, but there is much less sand on the upper shore than was the case twenty or thirty years ago. Large patches of stable, stony ground have appeared from beneath sand cover in the southern part of the shore, and hard ground in the near distance is covered with soft, green algae.
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Date Taken
Friday, 5 June, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 6 June, 2020
Geographical Context
Coastal  Village, Rural settlement  Estuary, Marine 
Primary Subject of Photo
Shore 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 7753 7954 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:17.9168N 3:50.3463W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 7746 7963
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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