NY7620 : Swindale Beck and Crag

taken 7 years ago, 3 km from Hilton, Cumbria, Great Britain

Swindale Beck and Crag
Swindale Beck and Crag
Swindale Beck at this point is fairly low in volume since much of it sinks into joints in the limestone further up the gill. The crag is sandstone, broken and a luminous lime green colour due to lichen. On our approach a large bird (owl or buzzard?) flew off from one of its ledges.
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NY7620, 4 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 26 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 28 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Uplands  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Moorland  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7637 2059 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:34.7975N 2:22.0257W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 7641 2057
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Beck  Gill  Dale  Walker  Fells  Sandstone Cliff  Crag 

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