SK5847 : Geological exposure

taken 7 years ago, near to Arnold, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Geological exposure
Geological exposure
The western wall of Red Hill Cutting is the natural rock. This view shows that it was cut through the boundary layer between the underlying Bunter Sandstone and the overlying red mudstones and grey siltstones which are a feature of the district. It is probably the mudstones which give Red Hill its name, as it does to other 'Red' based names in the Nottingham surroundings.
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SK5847, 24 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 6 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 8 July, 2010
Category
Geological feature   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5836 4701 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:1.0331N 1:7.8905W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 5838 4701
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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