NT1129 : Tweeddale

taken 11 years ago, near to Stanhope, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Tweeddale
Tweeddale
The flat floor of Tweeddale between Polmood and Stanhope. The glen here was probably once flooded in the iceage. It has the appearance of a lake bed,the lake dammed by a glacier, and there are striking meltwater channels over surrounding ridges, where the water overflowed or ran off the surface of the ice.
Today the flat land is improved farmland for growing winter fodder while the sheep and cattle roam the surrounding hills.
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NT1129, 22 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 23 September, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 24 September, 2006
Category
Glen   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 11 29 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 55:33.0683N 3:24.2612W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 105 288
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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