SO4787 : Wenlock Edge, Wolverton

taken 7 years ago, near to Westhope, Shropshire, Great Britain

Wenlock Edge, Wolverton
Wenlock Edge, Wolverton
The scarp above a wheat field. There is an unusual patch of open downland here, usually the scarp slope is wooded. The Edge is the lower of two parallel ridges made of limestones of varying strengths. The softer mudstones form a landscape similar to chalk downland with the same features. Behind harder rocks form a line of hills which often top 300m, the highest being High Vinnalls near Ludlow (375m, SO4773 : Field, Monstay).
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 14 July, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 16 July, 2010
Category
Farmland   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 474 876 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:29.0644N 2:46.5070W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 473 879
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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