SZ5887 : Exposed geology

taken 12 years ago, near to Brading, Isle of Wight, Great Britain

Exposed geology
Exposed geology
On the descent to Nunwell Farm, the bridleway drops through many layers of rock in quick succession. Here an exposed section (no more than a metre in height) clearly shows successively older rocks; London clay, chalk, upper greensand and lower greensand.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Graham Horn and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SZ5887, 10 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 16 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 3 July, 2007
Geological feature   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 588 872 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:40.9055N 1:10.0946W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 588 872
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 66 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register