User:Geopersona

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Amongst other things I'm interested in the geology and geography of Great Britain and, in particular, that of Scotland, Northern England and Wales.

Geopersona (talk) 18:22, 2 January 2009 (UTC)

New pages created[edit]

Rivers[edit]

England[edit]

Red River, Marazion / River Annas

Scotland[edit]

Barr River, Morvern / Barr Water / Carron Water, Dumfriesshire / Dorback Burn (Findhorn) / Douglas Water (Loch Fyne) / Kirtle Water / River Awe / River Druie / River Ericht, Rannoch / River Feshie / River Fiddich / River Garry, Perthshire / River Helmsdale / River Laggan, Islay / River Nairn / River Nethy / River Sorn / River Tarff, Fort Augustus / River Tromie / Tarf Water, Wigtownshire

Wales[edit]

Afon Alaw / Afon Brân / Afon Cennen / Afon Crai / Afon Crawnon / Afon Cynrig / Afon Dringarth / Afon Dwyfor / Afon Gwili (Loughor) / Afon Honddu / Afon Honddu / Afon Hydfer / Afon Llafar (Dee) / Afon Llia / Afon Llynfi / Afon Marlais, Carmarthenshire / Afon Marlais, Pembrokeshire / Afon Marlas / Afon Pyrddin / Afon Sawdde / Afon Senni / Afon Tarell / Afon Twrch / Afon Twrch, Carmarthenshire / Afon Twrch, Clwyd / Afon Ysgir / Caerfanell / Camddwr / Camddwr, Teifi / Camddwr, Wye / Dulas, Irfon / Dulas, Ithon / Grwyne Fawr / Nant Bran / Nant Gwys / Nant Llech / Nedd Fechan / Rhiangoll / River Clydach (Neath) / River Clywedog, Denbigh / River Gavenny / River Giedd / River Haffes / River Ithon / Sychryd / Upper Clydach River

Redirects/disambiguations/moves[edit]

Afon Dwyfach / Afon Henwy / Afon Llynfi / Grwyne Fechan / Lower Clydach River / River Ullie / Taf Fawr

Substantial contributions[edit]

List of rivers of England / List of rivers of Scotland / List of rivers of Wales

Hills[edit]

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England[edit]

Billinge Hill, Blackburn / Bosley Minn / Dinmore Hill / Haddon Hill / Mid Cheshire Ridge /

Northern Ireland[edit]

Cliffs of Magho /

Scotland[edit]

Fintry Hills / Gargunnock Hills / The Grey Corries /

Wales[edit]

Allt yr Esgair / Beacon Hill, Monmouthshire / Bryn Arw / Buckland Hill / Bwlch y Ddwyallt / Bwlch Mawr / Cadair Fawr / Carn Fadog / Carreg Cadno / Carreg Dwfn / Cefn Carn Fadog / Cefn Cil Sanws / Cefn Cul / Cefn Eglwysilan / Cefn Gwyngul / Cefn Hirgoed / Cefn Llechid / Cefn Manmoel / Cefn y Brithdir / Cribarth / Crug Mawr / Fan Bwlch Chwyth / Fan Dringarth / Fan Fraith / Fan Gyhirych / Fan Hir / Fan Llia / Fan Nedd / Foel Fraith / Fforest (Carmarthenshire) / Fforest Fach / Fforest Fawr / Gaer / Garreg Las / Graig Goch / Gwaunceste Hill / Gyrn Ddu / Hatterrall Hill / Hay Bluff / Hirfynydd / Llanmadoc Hill / Moel Oernant (converted from redirect) / Moel Penderyn / Myarth / Mynydd Allt-y-grug / Mynydd Bach Trecastell / Mynydd Bedwellte / Mynydd Cilfach-yr-encil / Mynydd y Drum / Mynydd Eglwysilan / Mynydd Epynt / Mynydd y Gaer / Mynydd y Garn / Mynydd y Grug / Mynydd Illtud / Mynydd y Lan / Mynydd Llangatwg / Mynydd Llangeinwyr / Mynydd Llangorse / Mynydd Llangynidr / Mynydd Machen (converted from redirect) / Mynydd Mallaen / Mynydd Marchywel / Mynydd Meio / Mynydd Myddfai / Mynydd Nodol (converted from redirect) / Mynydd Troed / Mynydd Twyn-glas / Mynydd-y-glog / Pen-y-crug / Penmoelallt / Picws Du / Sugar Loaf, Carmarthenshire / Tair Carn Uchaf / Tor y Foel / Trichrug / Waun Lefrith / Y Garn Goch / Ysgyryd Fach / Ysgyryd Fawr /

Redirects[edit]

Bal-Mawr (to Chwarel y Fan) / Bannau Sir Gaer (to Picws Du) / Carmarthen Fans (to Picws Du) / Cefn Cadlan (to Cadair Fawr) / Gwaun Cerrig Llwydion (to Bwlch y Ddwyallt) / Mynydd Bwlch-y-groes (to Mynydd Epynt) / Twyn Swnd (to Garreg Las) / The Sleeping Giant (Abercraf) / Werfa (to Mynydd Llangeinwyr) / Wincle Minn / Y Pigwn (to Mynydd Bach Trecastell)

Substantial contributions[edit]

Coity Mountain / Dinas Rock / Montagnes Noires / Mynydd Carn-y-cefn

Lakes[edit]

Cogra Moss / Cray Reservoir (move) / Daer Reservoir / List of lochs in Orkney / Lluest-wen Reservoir / Llyn Cwm Llwch / Llyn y Fan Fawr / Loch Duntelchaig / Loch Mhòr / Loch Mullardoch / Nant-y-moch Reservoir (a move from 'Nant y Moch') / Pontsticill Reservoir / Wet Sleddale Reservoir / Ystradfellte Reservoir /

Substantial contributions[edit]

List of lochs in Scotland

Settlements[edit]

Aber Village (Powys) / Bethania, Ceredigion / Bronnant / Cefn-coed-y-cymmer / Cradoc, Powys / Crai / Defynnog / Garth, Powys / Heol Senni / Llanbedr / Llanfrynach / Llangattock (Crickhowell) / Llanspyddid / Little Haven / Merthyr Cynog / Nolton Haven / Pontsticill / Trap / Trefil / Tretower / Upper Chapel

Redirects[edit]

Cefn Coed-y-cymmer / Lower Chapel

Geological[edit]

1906 Swansea earthquake / Acklington Dyke / Alston Block / Askrigg Block / Bishop's Frome Limestone / Building stones of Wales / Carreg Cennen Disturbance / Central Wales Lineament / Cheshire Basin / Cleveland Dyke / Corralline Crag Formation / Cribarth Disturbance / Dent Fault / Disturbance (geology) / Farewell Rock / Foundered strata / Geological Structure of Great Britain / Gravity Anomalies of Britain and Ireland / Hunstanton Formation / Inliers and outliers (geology) / Lineament / Local Geodiversity Action Plan / Lithostrotion / Magnesian Limestone / Malvern Line / Megagroove / Midlands Microcraton / Millstone Grit / Myddfai Steep Belt / Namurian / Neath Disturbance / Norwich Crag Formation / Pennant Measures / Pennine Basin / Portsdown Anticline / Protalus rampart / Pronival rampart / (redirect only) Rough Rock / Sarn y Bwlch / Stephanian / Usk Inlier / Welsh Basin / Westphalian

Geology of African countries[edit]

Geology of Algeria / Geology of Angola / Geology of Benin / Geology of Botswana / Geology of Burkina Faso / Geology of Burundi / Geology of Djibouti / Geology of Egypt / Geology of Equatorial Guinea / Geology of Eritrea / Geology of Madagascar / Geology of Rwanda / Geology of Togo / Geology of Zimbabwe

Geology of counties[edit]

Geology of Cambridgeshire / Geology of County Durham / Geology of Essex / Geology of Lancashire / Geology of Lincolnshire / Geology of Merseyside / Geology of Monmouthshire / Geology of Norfolk / Geology of Northumberland / Geology of Rutland / Geology of Suffolk / Geology of Tyne and Wear / Geology of West Sussex

Geology of British national parks[edit]

Geology of the Broads / Geology of the New Forest

Groups[edit]

Aberystwyth Grits Group / Albion Glacigenic Group / Appin Group / Appleby Group / Arbuthnott-Garvock Group / Argyll Group (converted from redirect) / Aylesbeare Mudstone Group / Bacton Group / Badenoch Group / Border Group / Bowland High Group / Britannia Catchments Group / British Coastal Deposits Group / Caerfai Group / Caithness Flagstone Group / Caledonia Glacigenic Group / Clackmannan Group / Claerwen Group / Coal Measures Group / Cosheston Group / Craven Group / Cumbrian Coast Group / Dartmouth Group / Drefach Group / Dunwich Group / Eday Group / Exeter Group / Exmoor Group / Eycott Volcanic Group / Fishguard Volcanic Group / Gala Group (geology) / Grampian Group / Gray Sandstone Group / Great Britain Superficial Deposits Supergroup / Great Estuarine Group / Gwna Group / Haisborough Group / Harlech Grits Group / Heron Group / Hibernian Greensands Group / Holsworthy Group / Inner Hebrides Group / Inverclyde Group / Llanbedrog Volcanic Group / Llewelyn Volcanic Group / Maplewell Group / Marros Group / Mawddach Group / Menevian Group / Milford Haven Group / Papa Group / Pebidian Supergroup / Penarth Group / Pennine Coal Measures Group / Portland Group (geology) / Ravenscar Group / Red Marl Group / Residual Deposits Group / Reston Group / Riccarton Group / Sherwood Sandstone Group / Skiddaw Group / Skrinkle Sandstones Group / Snowdon Volcanic Group / Solva Group / South Wales Coal Measures Group / Southern Highland Group / Stratheden Group / Strathmore Group / Teign Valley Group / Thames Group / Trawden Limestone Group / Ulster White Limestone Group / Warwickshire Group / Yesnaby Sandstone Group

Geoparks[edit]

Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark / European Geoparks Network / Fforest Fawr Geopark / Katla Geopark / Magma Geopark

Coalfields[edit]

Anglesey Coalfield / Bristol Coalfield / Brora Coalfield / Canonbie Coalfield / Cannock Coalfield (redirect only) / Coalbrookdale Coalfield / Denbighshire Coalfield / Durham Coalfield / Fife Coalfield / Flintshire Coalfield / Lancashire Coalfield / Leicestershire and South Derbyshire Coalfield / Machrihanish Coalfield / Midgeholme Coalfield / Midlothian Coalfield / North Wales Coalfield / Pembrokeshire Coalfield / Severn Coalfield (redirect only) / South Staffordshire Coalfield / Warwickshire Coalfield

Lists[edit]

Geological groups of Great Britain (since moved to List of geological groups of Great Britain) / List of geological faults of England / List of geological faults of Northern Ireland / List of geological faults of Scotland / List of geological faults of Wales / List of geological folds in Great Britain / List of shear zones of Great Britain /

Redirects[edit]

Armathwaite Dyke / Bishops Frome Limestone / Bishopston Mudstone / Caerfai Beds / Caerfai Formation / Caerfai Series / Central Wales Syncline / Culm Supergroup / Global Network of National Geoparks (move from International Network of Geoparks) / Gwna Melange / LGAP / Malvern Lineament / Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark / Menevian Beds / Menevian Series / Pennant Sandstone / Psammosteus Limestone / Rotliegendes / Swansea Valley Disturbance / Tawe Valley Disturbance / Telpyn Point Sandstone / Twrch Sandstone / Usk Anticline / Wales-London-Brabant Massif

Substantial contributions[edit]

Geology of Cheshire / Geology of Wales

Waterfalls[edit]

Waterfalls of England / Waterfalls of Scotland / Waterfalls of Wales / Waterfall Country (Wales)

Substantial expansions[edit]

Pwll y wrach

Categories[edit]

Geography of Blaenau Gwent

Lists[edit]

List of cities in South Sudan / List of headlands of the United Kingdom / List of ironworks in Wales / List of places along Wales Coast Path / List of sea lochs of Scotland /

Other[edit]

Alum Pot / Bernera Barracks / Bideford Bay / Brecknock Wildlife Trust / Brecon Beacons Park Society / Brecon Forest Tramroad / Brinore Tramroad (but now inc. within Bryn Oer Tramway) / Budle Bay / Chartist Cave / Copper Coast (Ireland) / Cwm Clydach National Nature Reserve / Ebbw Valley Walk / Epynt Way / Glasfynydd Forest / Glen Douglas / Gospel Pass / Great Blizzard of 1891 / Green Bridge of Wales / Guild of Fine Food / Huntsman's Leap / John Christie (industrialist) / Kingsdale / Landimore (converted from redirect) / Local Biodiversity Action Plan / Maen Llia / Morte Bay / Nantyglo Round Towers / Offa's Country / Old military roads of Scotland / Porthkerry (conversion from redirect) / Saint Illtyd's Walk / Sierra de Guara / Sirhowy Valley Ridgeway Walk / Tredegar Ironworks (Wales) / Vale of Clwyd / Whitton Island / Wigtown Bay / William Sawney Bisat / Witness (religious newspaper)

Redirects[edit]

Barnstaple Bay / Brecon Beacons Mountain Centre (new name only) / General Wade’s Military Roads / LBAP / NIDVM / Saint Illtud's Walk / Tommy Jones' obelisk / Walking with Offa

Substantial contributions[edit]

Clydach Gorge / Deer forest (list of forests added) / Lake District / St Brides Bay

Wikipedia's 10th birthday articles[edit]

Ten articles created on 15 Jan 2011 to celebrate 10 years of Wikipedia

Afon Dwyfor / Bosley Minn / Dent Fault / Fife Coalfield / Great Estuarine Group / Loch Mullardoch / Maen Llia / Red River, Marazion / River Annas / Witness (religious newspaper) /

Useful stuff[edit]

See Wikipedia:WikiProject UK geography/How to write about counties and
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Dictionary of Place-names of Wales[1]
OS OL12 [2]
OS OL13 [3]
BGS sheet 231 Merthyr Tydfil[4]
BGS sheet 232 Abergavenny memoir [5]

images of Crai and surrounding area on Geograph website

User:Geopersona/Roaches_Grit

User:Geopersona/Test_area

References[edit]

  1. ^ Owen, H.W. & Morgan, R. 2007 Dictionary of the Place-names of Wales Gomer Press, Ceredigion
  2. ^ Ordnance Survey Explorer map OL12 Brecon Beacons National Park: western area
  3. ^ Ordnance Survey Explorer map OL13 Brecon Beacons National Park: eastern area
  4. ^ British Geological Survey 1:50,000 map sheet 231 Merthyr Tydfil & accompanying memoir
  5. ^ British Geological Survey: memoir to 1:50K scale geological map sheet 232 Abergavenny
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