SY4092 : Gravel on the summit plateau of Golden Cap

taken 1 year ago, near to Seatown, Dorset, Great Britain

Gravel on the summit plateau of Golden Cap
Gravel on the summit plateau of Golden Cap
Golden Cap has a yellow capping of weathered Upper Greensand. It is seen in distant views at the top of the sea cliff, the highest in Southern England. It is also apparent as seen here on the summit plateau. In the photo various groups of walkers have settled down near the top after climbing the hill via the coastal path.
South West Coast Path
The South West Coast Path National Trail - 630 miles of superb coastal walking. From Minehead on the edge of the Exmoor National Park to the shores of Poole Harbour in Dorset. It is the longest of all Britain's National Trails.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 20 October, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 27 October, 2016
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Paths  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Long Distance Path (from Tags)
South West Coast Path 
Geology (from Tags)
Upper Greensand 
Primary Subject of Photo
Summit 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 4058 9212 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:43.5389N 2:50.5918W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 4063 9215
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Sandstone 

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