SJ3483 : Fault line in the sandstone in Mill Road, Bromborough

taken 11 years ago, near to Bebington, Wirral, Great Britain

Fault line in the sandstone in Mill Road, Bromborough.
Fault line in the sandstone in Mill Road, Bromborough.
This is a nice Horst and Graben fault, tensional forces have pulled the rocks apart meaning the graben (middle section) has dropped downwards.
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SJ3483, 13 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
October 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 13 August, 2007
Category
Geological feature   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 345 831 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:20.4599N 2:59.1042W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 345 831
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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