SZ0582 : Natural arch, Old Harry Rocks

taken 9 years ago, near to Studland, Dorset, Great Britain

Natural arch, Old Harry Rocks
Natural arch, Old Harry Rocks
Old Harry Rocks
Old Harry Rocks are sea stacks off Handfast Point (The Foreland), north of Swanage. They are formed of chalk and are classic features of coastal erosion. The rocks are under constant attack from the sea and Harry has already lost a "wife".
Natural Arches
Natural Arches are features of coastal erosion. They are found on cliffed coastlines and result from wave attack punching a hole through a headland. They are temporary features in the landscape, their roofs often collapse leaving stacks.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 13 April, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 2 October, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0551 8251 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:38.5352N 1:55.4063W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 0534 8249
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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