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Church Bay, Isle of Anglesey

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Church Bay, Isle of Anglesey
Anglesey - Church Bay, Gwynedd, Wales
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About the photo:

Church Bay, or Porth Swtan in Welsh, is a small bay on the north west coast of the Isle of Anglesey, looking across to Holyhead Mountain. We were staying in a lovely old converted barn just up from the shore. The weather was frankly dreadful, but it cleared just before sunset and I got down to the shore in time to get this lovely photo before the sun completely disappeared from the sky.

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