NT2673 : Salisbury Crags

taken 2 months ago, near to Edinburgh, Great Britain

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Salisbury Crags
Salisbury Crags
The Crags are a sill - a single sheet of tough dolerite. The dolerite formed long after the eruption of the nearby Arthurís Seat volcano, by the process of magma intrusion deep underground. Magma rose to this level, then spread out horizontally, forcing its way between layers of existing rock. For more information see LinkExternal link.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 October, 2019   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 15 October, 2019
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Grassland  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 267 732 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.7736N 3:10.5137W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 265 733
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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