TA2570 : Chalk cliffs at Flamborough Head

3 km from Flamborough, East Riding of Yorkshire, Great Britain

Chalk cliffs at Flamborough Head
Chalk cliffs at Flamborough Head
A view over Selwicks Bay from the fog signal station on the chalky headland. The chalk formed millions of years ago from the remains of tiny sea creatures. Above the chalk is a layer of till (glacial deposits) left behind by glaciers 18,000 years ago, during the last Ice Age.
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2012
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Saturday, 7 April, 2012   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 12 April, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal 
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Flamborough Head 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TA 25444 70895 [1m precision]
WGS84: 54:7.1176N 0:4.9351W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TA 25706 70702
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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