M1258 : Fantastically etched limestone, Lough Mask

taken 18 years ago, 5 km from Cong, Mayo, Ireland

Fantastically etched limestone, Lough Mask
Fantastically etched limestone, Lough Mask
Limestone exposed all along the eastern shore of Lough Mask has been etched into fantastic tubes and pits by the effects of the lake water. Bizarre upward tapering tubes, called rohrenkarren, were first described from here.
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2002   (more nearby)
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Friday, 2 June, 2006
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Lake   (more nearby)
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Irish: geotagged! M 12 58 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.1572N 9:19.2879W
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