NO6641 : Fissured promontory at Seaton Cliffs

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

Fissured promontory at Seaton Cliffs
Fissured promontory at Seaton Cliffs
This unnamed feature is not visible from the Seaton Cliffs Nature Trail but it can be seen, as in the photo, by looking southwestwards from a position nearer to the Deil's Heid. The open cleft in the headland results from erosion along a line of weakness caused by a small, seaward dipping, fault plane. Further erosion of the headland, along the line of weakness, would result in another stack similar to the nearby Deil's Heid.
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Date Taken
Monday, 25 July, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 22 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Primary Subject of Photo
Headland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 6698 4175 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:33.9922N 2:32.3352W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NO 6699 4177
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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