Oakwood in Winter 1

Some winter woodland photos taken after a recent heavy snowfall, while the light was reasonable and before the snow fell off the trees.


When the house was inhabited the now-ruined cottages above Nant-y-moch reservoir 4 miles away would have been some of their nearest neighbours. In the early 20th century the house could be cut off for 2 or 3 months at a time by winter snow. The walls of the house at

Ruined Cottage

I am sure this place had a name, but it is not given one on any map. The remains of several ruined cottages stand amongst stone walls of gardens and fields below Pen Cor-maen, north of Nant y Moch reservoir in mid-Wales. It is bleak and inhospitable even in summer,

Morecambe Bay

From Silverdale, Lancashire. A stitched panoramic showing the bay at sunset from Know End Point to Humphrey Head.