This month’s selection is from Wales and was captured 9 years ago on my first Canon digital camera. Although just outside the Snowdonia NationalPark Traeth Mawr (Welsh for “big sands”) is a low-lying tract of land enclosed by embankments near #Porthmadog. It was formerly the tidal estuary of the Afon Glaslyn, and many travellers sank in its quicksands trying to cross it. Much of it is between high mountains. Pont Aberglaslyn is at its upper end. The view is from The Cob a man-made causeway built across the Afon Glaslyn by William Alexander Madocks and opened in 1811. The mile-long causeway carries the road, together with the Lôn Las Cymru cycleway and the Ffestiniog Railway. The Cob celebrated its 200th anniversary in 2011.
Don’t forget that each image chosen will only be placed as Print of the Month once so if you like this particular image, buy it with 20% off the standard prices before the end of October.
There is a choice of an A3 print which is a perfect fit when mounted for 20″ by 16″ frames which are readily available via the internet or high street stores OR a 12″ by 8″ mounted print in a 16″ by 12″ frame of your choice.
To start or add to your collection just click on the image above and then select your choice from the Featured Products, add to cart and then apply the Coupon Code OCT15 to obtain your 20% off the shown price at the checkout before completing the purchase. If “Traeth Mawr” is not one of your preferred images then, by all means, please share with me your favourites and I will see if we can make them available in due course.
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