NJ1570 : Clashach Cove

near to Hopeman, Moray, Great Britain

Clashach Cove
Clashach Cove
View east across the cove. The exposed sandstone on the hillside was once sand dunes formed in a desert environment around 250 million years ago. As the prevailing wind direction changed, the dunes grew at different orientations and the layering produced can be seen. The sandstone is being mined in a quarry just behind the cove.
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Thursday, 8 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 13 June, 2006
Coastal feature   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 1596 7021 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:42.8272N 3:24.7334W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 1588 7021
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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