SS2224 : Waterfall below St. Catherine’s Tor

taken 10 years ago, near to Stoke, Devon, Great Britain

Waterfall below St. Catherine’s Tor
Waterfall below St. Catherine’s Tor
Coastal erosion has chopped away both sides of a valley which circles the headland known as St. Catherine’s Tor, and this waterfall on Wargery Water is one of total of 33 (Steers: "Coastline of England & Wales",1946) along this coast that have been created by the resultant hanging valleys. According to Steers, Wargery Water originally continued northwards on the inland side of Screda Point and Hartland Quay, so that its valley has been interrupted at numerous points by the sea.

Below is Childspit Beach.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 24 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 27 July, 2007
Category
Waterfalls   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 2249 2428 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:59.4285N 4:31.8408W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 2250 2430
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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