NY7622 : Landslip feature at Amber Hill, Scordale

taken 4 years ago, 3 km from Hilton, Cumbria, Great Britain

Landslip feature at Amber Hill, Scordale
Landslip feature at Amber Hill, Scordale, taken 4 years ago
A great chunk of the Melmerby Scar Limestone layer appears to have slipped and moved bodily downhill. Note the resurgence NY7622 : Amber Hill Rising, Scordale below - is this perhaps responsible for undermining the rock?
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Date Taken
Saturday, 6 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Monday, 8 October, 2012
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Moorland  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7613 2220 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.6649N 2:22.2564W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7557 2232
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Landslip  Resurgence  Scree  Limestone Scar 

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