SY8080 : Durdle Door

taken 28 years ago, near to West Lulworth, Dorset, Great Britain

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Durdle Door
Durdle Door
Famous natural arch east of Lulworth Cove
Natural Arches

Natural Arches are features of coastal erosion. They are found on cliffed coastlines and result from wave attack punching a hole through a headland. They are temporary features in the landscape, their roofs often collapse leaving stacks.

Durdle Door

Durdle Door is a classic natural arch. The arch is formed from Portland limestone.

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SY8080, 388 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
July 1993   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 26 April, 2013
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Place (from Tags)
Durdle Door 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 8053 8020 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:37.2706N 2:16.5953W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 8049 8033
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Geology  Geological Formation  Headland  Beach 

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