NY6012 : Blea Beck

taken 1 year ago, near to Oddendale, Cumbria, Great Britain

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Blea Beck
Blea Beck
It's a hard life being a stream in Limestone country and Blea Beck is struggling to exist in mid-summer as much water drains through the permeable rocks. There's a layer of boulder clay, however, so there's still some water here, and the underlying limestone is not so much in evidence when all the boulders are Shap Granite erratics moved by the smae ice sheet which dumped the boulder clay.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 15 August, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 16 August, 2020
Geographical Context
Uplands  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Moorland 
Category (from Tags)
Stream  Beck 
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Beck   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 6057 1248 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:30.3654N 2:36.6262W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 6052 1247
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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