SD6980 : Giant toadstool?

taken 12 years ago, 5 km from Deepdale, Cumbria, Great Britain

Giant toadstool?
Giant toadstool?
No, it's a peat hag. The surrounding peat has eroded down a few feet and grass has grown on top. This remaining islet of peat will slowly erode until it disappears.

Middleton Fell can be seen in the distance.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 19 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Thursday, 20 July, 2006
Peat haggs   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 693 803 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:13.0501N 2:28.3375W
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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