SX9364 : Redgate Beach, Torquay

taken 16 years ago, near to Babbacombe, Torbay, Great Britain

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Redgate Beach, Torquay
Redgate Beach, Torquay
Once one of Torquay's best and most popular beaches, Redgate has been closed for many years because of rockfalls: SX9364 : Cliffs above Redgate Beach SX9364 : Rockfall, Redgate Beach, Torquay SX9364 : Redgate Beach from Walls Hill Access is still possible, with care, although the old boardwalk from Anstey's Cove, round the corner, has been taken away and now stops abruptly, right.
A singular location, geologically, with New Red Sandstone at the south end of the beach, and the Devonian limestone plateau of Walls Hill at the north end. In the distance, left, is Black Head, a still surprisingly remote stretch of Torquay's coastline.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 5 October, 2005   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 11 August, 2009
Geographical Context
Coastal  Suburb, Urban fringe  Geological interest 
Place (from Tags)
Torquay 
Category
Beach   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 935 647 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:28.3451N 3:30.1284W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 935 647
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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