SH6178 : Conglomerate

taken 7 years ago, near to Llangoed, Isle of Anglesey/Sir Ynys Mon, Great Britain

Conglomerate
Conglomerate
The lower layer of this face is fairly coarse-grained, but reasonably uniform in size, and probably quite well lithified. On top of it is a fine-grained lens, which seems to be weaker because the sea has excavated a small cave in its base. The top layer contains a much larger range of clast sizes, suggesting deposition by ice.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 20 May, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 July, 2010
Category
Geological feature   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 6189 7862 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:17.1901N 4:4.3932W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 6189 7861
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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