Aerial Views

NOVEMBER 2014    

Some excellent aerial photos were taken of the Woodlands site, using a Phantom Vision 2  RC quadcopter ( it has a camera fixed underneath that takes 14 megapixel photos and also shoots HD video).

The photos were taken by Bill Hillier and he has given his permission for them to be published on this website,  to view more of his work, please visit his  "Wales from above website, by clicking on the following link.

Woodlands site with Rassau & Garnlyd
Woodlands site with Rassau & Garnlyd
View south towards Ebbw Vale
View south towards Ebbw Vale
View east towards Brynmawr
View east towards Brynmawr
Boat Ponds & Beaufort Hill at top
Boat Ponds & Beaufort Hill at top
Phantom Vision 2 RC quadcopter.
Phantom Vision 2 RC quadcopter.
FEBRUARY  2017

The aerial photos below are a selection of aerial and ground photos taken by Gwyn Jenkins on a recent visit to the Woodlands, to view the complete set of photos, please click on the first Facebook logo.

 

Gwyn has visited many areas in South Wales and taken sets of photos, to view his excellent work, please

visit "Gwyn's Now and Then Aerial Photos" Facebook page, by clicking on the second Facebook logo

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L.Boat Pond & Beaufort Hill
L.Boat Pond & Beaufort Hill
L.Boat Pond & Beaufort Hill
L.Boat Pond & Beaufort Hill
L.Boat Pond & Beaufort Hill
L.Boat Pond & Beaufort Hill
Both Boat Ponds & Ebbw V
Both Boat Ponds & Ebbw V
Upper Boat Pond
Upper Boat Pond
View west above Little Lane
View west above Little Lane
Butterfly & Farmer Ponds
Butterfly & Farmer Ponds
Path leading to top of the site
Path leading to top of the site
Farmers Pond with Mynydd Llangattwg
Farmers Pond with Mynydd Llangattwg
View back to Highlands Road Entrance
View back to Highlands Road Entrance
AUGUST 2018 

Stunning quality drone photos of the Ponds & Woodlands and the surrounding area - copyright of Richard Whitcombe,  and permission was given for them to be displayed on this website, on condition there would be no commercial use.

Both Boat ponds
Both Boat ponds
L.Boat Pond & Beaufort Hill
L.Boat Pond & Beaufort Hill
Beaufort Hill
Beaufort Hill
Beaufort Hill
Beaufort Hill
Beaufort Hill
Beaufort Hill
DECEMBER 2020

More stunning quality drone photos of the Ponds & Woodlands and the surrounding area - copyright of Richard Whitcombe,  and permission was given for them to be displayed on this website, on condition there would be no commercial use.

Photo 1 -   Beaufort Hill Ponds & Woodlands

Photo 2 -  Beaufort, Ebbw Vale & Brynmawr

Photo 3 -  Carno reservoir and the Brecon Beacons in the distance

Photo 4 - Blaen-y-Cwm reservoir, the Heads of the Valleys Road and Brynmawr in the distance 

Woodlands Dec 2020
Woodlands Dec 2020
Beaufort & Brynmawr Dec 2020
Beaufort & Brynmawr Dec 2020
Reservoir Dec 2020
Reservoir Dec 2020
Brynmawr December 2020
Brynmawr December 2020