NO1172 : Post-glacial debris flow (looking uphill)

taken 6 years ago, 3 km from Spittal of Glenshee, Perth And Kinross, Great Britain

Post-glacial debris flow (looking uphill)
Post-glacial debris flow (looking uphill)
A narrow ridge of rocks runs down from Carn Dubh almost to the A93 road. If I have understood what I read correctly, this is a lateral levee, created when sediment slid down the hillside. Fine, free-flowing material pushed the larger boulders aside to create the ridge of rocks.

See NO1172 : Post-glacial debris flow (looking downhill) for a view of the same feature below the track.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 19 September, 2015   (more nearby)
Sunday, 20 September, 2015
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 11 72 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 56:50.1304N 3:27.1252W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NO 1135 7223
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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