SD8964 : Malham Cove

taken 16 years ago, near to Malham, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

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Malham Cove
Malham Cove
This superb limestone cliff is on the Mid-Craven fault. To the north the white/grey of the limestone forms the landscape whilst south of the Cove the gritstones are at the surface giving rise to more acidic soils and vegetation. On top of the Cove are the famous clints and grikes. The field inside the first wall shows signs of Iron Age field boundaries whilst in the distance the field boundaries owe their origin to the monks from Fountains Abbey.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 22 August, 2002   (more nearby)
Saturday, 28 May, 2005
National Park   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 89 64 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 54:4.5790N 2:9.7180W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 89 63
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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