SH2082 : Sea cliff at South Stack

taken 13 years ago, 4 km from Holyhead/Caergybi, Isle of Anglesey/Sir Ynys Mon, Great Britain

Sea cliff at South Stack
Sea cliff at South Stack
The photo was taken from South Stack itself, looking across the narrow channel separating the stack from Holy Island. The rocks are pre-cambrian Greywackes and are approx 600 million years old. The rocks have been contorted and twisted by high pressure and temperature in the earth's crust.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 27 March, 2005   (more nearby)
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Saturday, 28 January, 2006
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Rock strata   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 204 822 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:18.3725N 4:41.8177W
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