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Blaenavon Mountain and Llandegfedd Reservoir

By achieverswales
These are the only ones I kept after Wednesdays shoot, as I stated yesterday too much haze, you can see from these shots the views from this vantage point, worth a visit to see for miles in all directions also for those old enough to remember, the horse Foxhunter is buried here there is a monument. Sir Harry llewellyn won a gold medal in the olympic games in the fifties. Llandegfedd Reservoir is near Pontypool and looks up to the Brecon Beacons, sailing scuba diving and fishing are available, also loads of wildlife.

Tags: Water Grave Sailing Showjumping Scuba Landscape and travel Llandegfedd reservoir Foxhunter Olympics Games

Voters: CarolG, CaroleS, TrevBatWCC and 19 more


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Comments


CarolG 15 199 20 Greece
16 Jul 2011 10:41AM
A lovely countryside image, Trev, well composed and captured. Carol
CaroleS Plus
11 442 3 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2011 10:49AM
Lovely set of images, especially V4 and V5 for me. Carole
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
16 Jul 2011 11:22AM
A very nice bit of countryside, nicely captured and presented. Think V4 with the horses has to be my fave Wink
Trev Smile
16 Jul 2011 11:28AM
Good Morning Trevor least you got some captures worth keeping 4/5and 6 stand out for me with V4 being tops would make a great painting for my dining room!!!
Have a good haze free weekend
Graham GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Brian65 12 2 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2011 11:36AM
A lovely set Trev, love V4 the horses set it off.
Brian
achieverswales 11 8 101 Wales
16 Jul 2011 11:42AM
Thanks friends.

Regards

Trev.
16 Jul 2011 12:02PM
Great set of images Trev, absolutely love the horses shot, it is superb.

Len
RonnieAG Plus
12 154 119 Scotland
16 Jul 2011 12:33PM
A most attractively compiled set of shots, Trev, with the one with the horses my favourite, closely followed by the landscape in V 5 next.
Ronnie.
Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2011 12:46PM
Got to say V4 for me, but what a great set..beautiful scenery too
Lillian
EMJAYCEE 12 10 10 England
16 Jul 2011 1:55PM
A grand set Trev with wide open space and a big sky but the horses in V4 grab my attention and click.
franken Plus
19 5.3k 4 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2011 2:50PM
Lovely set Trev. I'm drawn to version 5.


Ken
User_Removed 13 26 2 United States
16 Jul 2011 2:58PM
Lovely series, Trev. My favorite is v5 - mostly, I guess, because I want to be there!!
Christina
JackieB 11 18 3 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2011 5:57PM
Great set of images Trev, I particularly like V4 & 5, beautiful vivid colours, well done.

Thank you so much for your UA, very, very much appreciated.

Jackie
lobski 10 2 1 Philippines
16 Jul 2011 6:20PM
Lovely set of images. V4 & V5 for me!

Fred Grin
achieverswales 11 8 101 Wales
16 Jul 2011 6:36PM
Thanks everyone, Jackie well deserved.

Regards

Trev.
pluckyfilly 15 351 33 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2011 6:43PM
V5 and 4 are my faves today but a good overall set
16 Jul 2011 10:31PM
Lovely set of images,TrevorSmile I was looking at similar views on Dartmoor this afternoon, but it was a bit grey for my liking today.
Mike
Alan_Coles 15 178 11 Wales
17 Jul 2011 9:00AM
An area I know VERY well indeed - having spent most of the last 2 months making trips to the lower part of the Blorenge trying (not very successfully either) to get images of whinchats that come to nest there for the summer.

Good set.

Btw, there is a little secret place (well not so well known) on the Abergavenny side of the mountain called the Punchbowl... a small glacial lake/pond settled in the side of the mountain...now this is a place that deserves a visit at some point. Carry on down the road you have pictued in V2/3 and eventually you will come to a small forest and gate on your left hand side...park up here and the walk to the pond will take abt 10 mins down the path - be warned though it is a bit steep on the way back... couple of shots found on here

Punchbowl by engee

The Punchbowl by Bethan Warburton
achieverswales 11 8 101 Wales
17 Jul 2011 10:21AM
Thanks everyone for comments and votes, Alan will check this out looks good, this is why this site works because people help people.

Regards

Trev.
Gypsyman 11 690 England
17 Jul 2011 7:02PM
Trevor, Beautiful skys, wonderful Colours, and a great subject well taken. Eric.

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