SD8963 : Dry Stane Dykes, Malhamdale

taken 13 years ago, near to Malham, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Dry Stane Dykes, Malhamdale
Dry Stane Dykes, Malhamdale
Dry Stane Dyke. The area around Malham is littered with them. Malham Cove in the background. A natural amphitheatre. At the top of Malham Cove weathering has caused a series of 'clints' (like footpaths). LinkExternal link Between these are gaps a few metres deep called 'grykes' which, over time, will become vertical caves. The view from atop Malham Cove is spectacular. LinkExternal link
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SD8963, 231 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 27 May, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 September, 2005
Category
Dry stone wall   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 895 636 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:4.0937N 2:9.7161W
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