NX3063 : Glacial Striations, Fell End

taken 3 years ago, near to Craighlaw Mains, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Glacial Striations, Fell End
Glacial Striations, Fell End
The parallel grooves cut in the bed rock are evidence of previous glaciation, being caused by rocks and boulders embedded in the base of the overlying glacier. The direction of ice flow would have been towards the camera.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 7 April, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 14 April, 2015
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Moorland 
Primary Subject of Photo
Glacial Feature 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 3088 6334 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:56.1591N 4:38.4821W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 3088 6334
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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