SH5745 : SW dipping bedding and vertical cleavage

taken 11 years ago, near to Pont Aberglaslyn, Gwynedd, Great Britain

SW dipping bedding and vertical cleavage
SW dipping bedding and vertical cleavage
The slate beds at Gorseddau dip towards the southwest. The cleavage, that is the direction along which the rock splits, is vertical or near vertical. This verticality of the cleavage made working more difficult.
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Date Taken
Friday, 20 October, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 23 November, 2006
Category
Quarry (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 573 453 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.1588N 4:7.6307W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 572 453
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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