NU2231 : Golf course strata

taken 8 years ago, near to Seahouses, Northumberland, Great Britain

Golf course strata
Golf course strata
Below the turf the topsoil and subsoil are made up of glacial till (boulder clay) probably scraped off southern Scotland by glaciers of the last ice age. Below that are modest layers of shelly limestone, eroded away. The whiter, smoother basal layers are of carboniferous limestone (~300m years old) together with some erratics weathered out of the glacial material. For the whole context see LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) . The location is on the best walking route between Seahouses and Beadnell.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 28 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Estuary, Marine  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2263 3146 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:34.5767N 1:38.5583W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2253 3142
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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