SD4575 : Overhanging pocketed limestone at The Cove, Silverdale

taken 5 years ago, near to Silverdale, Lancashire, Great Britain

Overhanging pocketed limestone at The Cove, Silverdale
Overhanging pocketed limestone at The Cove, Silverdale
Water obviously has something to do with the formation of these openings. The red colour suggests that iron ore may once have been found inside. I have climbed on similar features on limestone in Spain and Italy but they do not seem at all common over here.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 October, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 19 October, 2015
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4559 7552 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:10.3543N 2:50.0995W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4559 7552
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Limestone Crag  Pocketed Rock  Solution Holes  Iron Ore 

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