SO9538 : Strata at edge of disused limestone quarry, Bredon Hill

taken 4 years ago, near to Overbury, Worcestershire, Great Britain

Strata at edge of disused limestone quarry, Bredon Hill
Strata at edge of disused limestone quarry, Bredon Hill
This shows the thin soil, layer of gravel, and solid oolitic Cotswold limestone of the area. This field is pasture for sheep, nearby fields have crops, and there used to be apple orchards.
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Date Taken
Monday, 16 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 26 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Grassland  Quarrying, Mining 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9566 3869 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:2.7951N 2:3.8817W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9569 3867
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Limestone Quarry  Sheep  Pasture  Geological Strata 

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