NU2522 : Gull Crag, Dunstanburgh

taken 3 years ago, near to Dunstan, Northumberland, Great Britain

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Gull Crag, Dunstanburgh
Gull Crag, Dunstanburgh
This shows the marked difference between the vertical blocking of the volcanic dolerite overlaying horizontal strata of sedimentary limestone rocks below. The cliff is also home to a colony of Kittiwake gulls.
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Date Taken
Monday, 26 December, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 2 January, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest 
Rock (from Tags)
Dolerite 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2578 2205 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:29.4943N 1:35.6131W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NU 2560 2202
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Other Tags
Cliff  Limestone  Bird Nesting Site 

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