SY6970 : Thrombolite

taken 3 years ago, near to Southwell, Dorset, Great Britain

Thrombolite
Thrombolite
According to Wikipedia thrombolites are clotted accretionary structures formed in shallow water by the trapping, binding, and cementation of sedimentary grains by biofilms of microorganisms, especially cyanobacteria. GPS for scale.
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SY6970, 90 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 5 July, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 2 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Geological interest 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 6909 7022 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:31.8560N 2:26.2481W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 6909 7022
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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