NU2522 : Greymare or Saddle Rock

taken 6 years ago, near to Dunstan, Northumberland, Great Britain

Greymare or Saddle Rock
Greymare or Saddle Rock
Some passing walkers pause to examine the exposed folded limestone beds projecting out from the shore. Although the feature appears as 'Greymare Rock' on all Ordnance Survey Maps, it is known locally as 'Saddle Rock', while fishermen refer to it as 'The Whale's Belly'.
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The saddle shape is seen clearly from this angle.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 29 December, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 1 June, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Primary Subject of Photo
Geological Feature 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2548 2218 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:29.5653N 1:35.8973W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2548 2216
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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