NT1915 : Dob's Linn

taken 27 years ago, near to Birkhill, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

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Dob's Linn
Dob's Linn
Classic geological type locality, which marks the internationally agreed boundary between the Ordovician and Silurian periods. This was first recognized by Charles Lapworth who studied the fossil graptolites found in the Birkhill Shales here in the 1870s.
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NT1915, 64 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
September 1991   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 7 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 195 158 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:25.7673N 3:16.4163W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 196 158
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