SD6595 : A gully above Swarth Greaves Beck

taken 10 years ago, 3 km from Firbank, Cumbria, Great Britain

A gully above Swarth Greaves Beck
A gully above Swarth Greaves Beck
From our vantage point on the spur opposite the gully looks almost vertical with the sheep clinging to tiny ledges on the hillside. The angled sunlight accentuates the texture of the slope, probably a combination of soil creep and generations of sheep's hooves.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 18 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 20 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Grassland  Air, Sky, Weather 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6538 9513 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:21.0315N 2:32.0476W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 6575 9543
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Gully  Grazing Sheep  Hillside  Sunshine and Shade 

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