SY8080 : Durdle Door

taken 3 years ago, near to West Lulworth, Dorset, Great Britain

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Durdle Door
Durdle Door
Natural Arches

Natural Arches are features of coastal erosion. They are found on cliffed coastlines and result from wave attack punching a hole through a headland. They are temporary features in the landscape, their roofs often collapse leaving stacks.

Durdle Door

Durdle Door is a classic natural arch. The arch is formed from Portland limestone.

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SY8080, 388 images   (more nearby search)
Photographer
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Date Taken
Friday, 14 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 15 February, 2019
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Estuary, Marine  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Place (from Tags)
Durdle Door 
County (from Tags)
Dorset 
Primary Subject of Photo
Coast 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 8048 8027 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:37.3083N 2:16.6379W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 80439 80297
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Beach  Natural Arch  Sea Cliffs  Headland  Promontory 

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