SD4776 : Sediment core from old lake bed

taken 9 years ago, near to Silverdale, Lancashire, Great Britain

Sediment core from old lake bed
Sediment core from old lake bed
This core from a depth of ~4m shows a transition from greeny-grey clay washed in during the Loch Lomond Stadial (younger dryas) to a beige coloured marl. The change happened around 10,000 years ago at the end of the last ice age.
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Date Taken
Friday, 22 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 23 February, 2008
Category
Lake   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4780 7685 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:11.0852N 2:48.0823W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4780 7685
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