SD8963 : Dry Stane Dykes, Malhamdale

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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Friday, 27 May, 2005   (more nearby)
Thursday, 1 September, 2005
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WGS84: 54:4.0937N 2:9.7161W
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