J3728 : Boulder field on the western slopes of Millstone Mountain

taken 7 years ago, near to Widows Row and Newcastle, Northern Ireland

Boulder field on the western slopes of Millstone Mountain
Boulder field on the western slopes of Millstone Mountain
These glacially deposited boulders were for centuries worked by the locals. The mountain side is littered with millstones and worked blocks in semi-finished form. Sledges were used to bring finished products down from the mountain.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 16 July, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 31 July, 2016
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
Irish: geotagged! J 371 287 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:11.3864N 5:54.0237W
Camera Location
Irish: geotagged! J 370 287
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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