NT8070 : James Hutton and Siccar Point

3 km from Cockburnspath, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

James Hutton and Siccar Point
James Hutton and Siccar Point
Information board at the start of the walk to Siccar Point, the site of James Hutton's discovery of the geological unconformity that allowed him to confirm his idea that the earth was much, much older than the biblical age of 6000 years.
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2011
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Wednesday, 28 September, 2011   (more nearby)
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Friday, 30 September, 2011
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Geological interest  Educational sites 
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 8045 7059 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:55.6788N 2:18.8669W
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