J4571 : Drumlin country (40)

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

Drumlin country (40)
Drumlin country (40)
Two drumlins forming a “basket of eggs”, to the north of the Ballyrainey Road J4471 : The Ballyrainey Road near Comber (4). This scene is typical of much of the surrounding area – especially to the east.
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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J4571, 8 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Friday, 13 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 13 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Lowlands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 451 714 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:34.2191N 5:45.3644W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 449 714
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Comber  Drumlins  Fields 

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