SO7489 : Granite erratic, Dudmaston

taken 3 years ago, near to Quatford, Shropshire, Great Britain

Granite erratic, Dudmaston
Granite erratic, Dudmaston
There are many granite boulders in the woods at Dudmaston and many more have been cleared from farmland. Some were used as millstones. The origin has been quoted as several places including the unlikely Ailsa Craig. The most likely origin is either Creetown in Galloway or the Criffel/Dalbeattie area.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 8 April, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 1 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Geological interest 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 7469 8996 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:30.4165N 2:22.4595W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 7469 8996
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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