SD4972 : Limestone boulders, Warton Crag

near to Warton, Lancashire, Great Britain

Limestone boulders, Warton Crag
Limestone boulders, Warton Crag
This was probably a huge single block dumped here by ice movement which then split along natural joints. Below in the middle distance is the village of Millhead with the larger town of Carnforth beyond. Clougha Pike LinkExternal link forms a familiar stepped profile on the skyline.
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2012
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Date Taken
Monday, 6 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 7 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Grassland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4911 7257 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:8.7854N 2:46.8346W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4911 7257
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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