NS0136 : How did this Form?

near to Brodick, North Ayrshire, Great Britain

How did this Form?
How did this Form?
I'm still struggling to think of a good explanation for how this formed. It's in the Permian, and there haven't been any major earth movements since then which could have tilted or broken the rock up like this. So if anyone has any suggestions, I'd be interested.
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2012
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Monday, 17 September, 2012   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 23 September, 2012
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 0184 3601 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:34.6396N 5:8.7059W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 0184 3601
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