SD7277 : Solution runnel, Scales Moor

taken 8 years ago, near to Chapel-le-Dale, North Yorkshire, England

Solution runnel, Scales Moor
Solution runnel, Scales Moor
Some of the limestone clints on Scales Moor are enormous. The low sun of an October afternoon emphasises the delicate solution features etched by very weakly acid rainwater onto their surfaces. Ingleborough dominates across the unseen trench of Chapel-le-Dale.

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Geographical Context: Geological interest Uplands Moorland Rocks, Scree, Cliffs other tags: Limestone Pavement Clint Solution Grooves Mountain Low-Angled Sunshine Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Articles: · Images shortlisted for POTY, 2015 Automatic Clusters: · Scales Moor [6] · Chapel-le-Dale [2] ·
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Date Taken
Monday, 12 October, 2015   (more nearby)
Monday, 12 October, 2015
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7244 7743 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:11.5132N 2:25.4326W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7244 7743
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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