NO6541 : Angular unconformity at Whiting Ness

taken 2 years ago, near to Seaton, Angus, Great Britain

Angular unconformity at Whiting Ness
Angular unconformity at Whiting Ness
The rocks in the photo, at Whiting Ness near Arbroath, show an angular unconformity between the Lower Old Red Sandstone and the Upper Old Red Sandstone conglomerate. The missing Middle Old Red Sandstone represents a time gap of approximately 40 million years.
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Date Taken
Monday, 25 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Thursday, 17 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 6596 4108 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:33.6267N 2:33.3257W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 6595 4106
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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