J4159 : Drumlins, Saintfield (3)

taken 12 years ago, near to Saintfield, Co Down, Northern Ireland

Drumlins, Saintfield (3)
Drumlins, Saintfield (3)
Side lighting emphasises the folds, at the end of the mid-Down drumlin belt, on the eastern side of the Ballygowan Road J4159 : The Ballygowan Road, Saintfield. The view includes part of the scene J4159 : Drumlins, Saintfield (1) but from a different direction.
Drumlin country



In simple (non-technical) words, drumlins are rounded hills, usually of stones and clays deposited by glaciers during the ice age. They form the “basket of eggs” landscape found in parts of Cos Down and Armagh.

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J4159, 24 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Monday, 2 January, 2012   (more nearby)
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Monday, 2 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 411 598 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:28.0614N 5:49.4410W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 410 598
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Saintfield  Drumlins 

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