NZ6604 : Landslip on Westerdale Moor

taken 10 years ago, near to Westerdale, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Landslip on Westerdale Moor
Landslip on Westerdale Moor
The heavy rain of June 2007 has destabilised this already wet area where a small tributary of the Esk drops into the Dale.
A watery landslide of peat and clay slid into the boggy area below.
It's a good illustration of a process which has been going on for millennia.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 1 July, 2007
Category
Landslides   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 663 042 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:25.7348N 0:58.7723W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 663 042
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