SD5579 : Limestone boulders, Newbiggin Crags

taken 3 years ago, near to Lupton, Cumbria, Great Britain

Limestone boulders, Newbiggin Crags
Limestone boulders, Newbiggin Crags
These large blocks have detached from the small scar and settled on the flat grassy shelf just below. Some of them are large enough to provide sport for boulderers who don't mind 'sit-starts' or desperate traversing inches off the floor. This was a brief interlude of sunshine between squalls of rain or snow which were dusting the higher fells beyond on this cold, windy afternoon.
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SD5579, 34 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 31 January, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 1 February, 2018
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Grassland  Air, Sky, Weather  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 5511 7936 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:12.4802N 2:41.3847W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 5504 7933
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Limestone Boulders  Sunshine  Cloud Shadow 

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