SS7049 : Rest at the foot of Jack-Lynton, North Devon

taken 7 years ago, near to Lynton, Devon, Great Britain

Rest at the foot of Jack-Lynton, North Devon
Rest at the foot of Jack-Lynton, North Devon
Seating and sea views for walkers on the South West Coast Path and other visitors at the foot of Rugged Jack, one of the rocky crags in the Valley of Rocks.The Valley of Rocks is the former route of the East Lyn River until coastal erosion diverted the flow to its present position. This coastal dry valley has rock formations from the Ice Age - the oldest Devonian rocks in North Devon. The area is managed by the Exmoor National Park Authority and is part of the West Exmoor Coast and Woods Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI). It is noted for its herd of wild goats and previous visitors have included poets Samuel Taylor Coleridge and William Wordsworth in 1797 and Robert Southey in 1799. Time taken 2.53 pm BST (British Summer Time).
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 11 September, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 9 June, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Paths  Sport, Leisure  Estuary, Marine  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Place (from Tags)
Devon  North Devon  North Devon Coast  Valley of Rocks 
Primary Subject of Photo
Path Junction 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 7060 4985 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.9872N 3:51.2883W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 7058 4984
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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