L6260 : Coastal rock exposure

taken 3 years ago, near to Bundouglas, Galway, Ireland

Coastal rock exposure
Coastal rock exposure
Inclined strata of the Bennabeola Quartzite Formation (Dalradian) make coastal outcrops here. The flat surface is not a raised beach, but the glaciated surface which is covered by glacial till which is being eroded by storm waves.
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Date Taken
Monday, 27 July, 2015   (more nearby)
Sunday, 13 September, 2015
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Primary Subject of Photo
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! L 6212 6036 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:34.5106N 10:4.9363W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! L 6210 6033
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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