SY8279 : The Lulworth Crumple, by Lulworth Cove, Dorset

taken 3 years ago, near to West Lulworth, Dorset, Great Britain

The Lulworth Crumple, by Lulworth Cove, Dorset
The Lulworth Crumple, by Lulworth Cove, Dorset
Tectonic movements in the Tertiary Period caused this dramatic distortion. The rocks are thin bedded lagoonal limestone and shales of the Purbeck Formation.

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SY8279, 364 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 9 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 22 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Primary Subject of Photo
Rock 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 8230 7983 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:37.0744N 2:15.0930W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 8218 7989
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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