NX8552 : Carboniferous Strata near the North Solway Fault

taken 11 years ago, near to Rockcliffe, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Carboniferous Strata near the North Solway Fault
Carboniferous Strata near the North Solway Fault
The foreground rocks are Carboniferous sandstones. The cliff line above and behind is the fault scarp of the North Solway Fault, which separates Silurian turbidites and andesitic dykes from the much younger sandstones.
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Date Taken
Monday, 18 May, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 9 July, 2009
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Geological feature   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NX 859 524 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:51.2341N 3:46.6630W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NX 859 524
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