2016

SD5480 : Fluted limestone, Farleton Fell

taken 8 years ago, near to Farleton, Cumbria, England

Fluted limestone, Farleton Fell
Fluted limestone, Farleton Fell
Deeply weathered limestone close by the summit of the fell. The flutings are a product of very slightly acidic rain water acting over thousands of years to corrode the very slightly soluble rock.

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Geographical Context: Geological interest Moorland Rocks, Scree, Cliffs Primary Subject: Limestone Feature other tags: Limestone Outcrop Karst Solution Grooves Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
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SD5480, 63 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Karl and Ali   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Sunday, 15 May, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 21 May, 2016
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 5417 8022 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:12.9389N 2:42.2572W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 5417 8022
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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