NJ5666 : Once a Hole

taken 3 years ago, near to Sandend, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Once a Hole
Once a Hole
This stack of sandstone is an example of inverted topography. It formed when sand and pebbles were washed into a hole in the previous land surface. Over time, the sandstone became lithified, and the surrounding limestones were eroded, leaving what one fille up a hole standing proud.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 13 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Sunday, 21 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 5630 6626 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:41.0431N 2:44.0710W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 5630 6625
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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