SD4585 : White Scar

taken 8 years ago, near to Mill Side, Cumbria, Great Britain

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White Scar
White Scar
Rock climbers call this magnificent dome of limestone the Space Buttress. It is regarded as possibly the most serious inland crag in England due to the difficulty of reaching the routes (either by a long abseil from above or precarious scrambling up the quarried slopes below). Unfortunately, climbing is currently banned by the Crosthwaite and Lyth landowners.
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SD4585, 25 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 6 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 6 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Sport, Leisure 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4595 8525 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:15.6028N 2:49.8739W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4599 8521
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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Limestone Scar  Limestone Quarry (Disused)  Rock Climbing  Buttress 

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