Wave Cut Platform

The Crumbling Cliffs at Welcombe Mouth , with highly folded rock strata , have been eroded by wave action leaving a platform of Sandstone ridges with Troughs of more easily eroded shales running at right angles to the coast .
Top photo - shows the remains of an Up Fold ( Anticline )
Lower Photo - shows the remains of a Down Fold ( Syncline )
Ref:
2467.8
Date:
2015-10-20 00:00:00.0
Location:
SS 212 180
Photographer:

Wave Cut Platform

The Crumbling Cliffs at Welcombe Mouth , with highly folded rock strata , have been eroded by wave action leaving a platform of Sandstone ridges with Troughs of more easily eroded shales running at right angles to the coast .
Top photo - shows the remains of an Up Fold ( Anticline )
Lower Photo - shows the remains of a Down Fold ( Syncline )
Ref:
2467.8
Date:
2015-10-20 00:00:00.0
Location:
SS 212 180
Photographer: