Folds / Faults - Jangye-ryn Cove (S17)

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An imposing cliff with contorted strata near the cliff top.
The folding here has been affected by rock falls in recent years and is not as dramatic as in the old photos at this location ( see BGS's Geoscenic photos from 1907 - incorrectly located at Gunwalloe Fishing Cove)
SW 6576 2082
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Crustal Extension Faults - Jangye-ryn Cove.
Crustal Extension forms structures through the stretching of the upper crust (lithosphere) - in this case during the Variscan Orgeny.
SW 6583 2079
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Jangye-ryn Cove is South East of Porthleven near Church Cove .
(NT) ( P) at Winnianton Farm in Section / Gallery 17.
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2578.5
Date:
2015-11-18 00:00:00.0
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Folds / Faults - Jangye-ryn Cove (S17)

Top Pic
An imposing cliff with contorted strata near the cliff top.
The folding here has been affected by rock falls in recent years and is not as dramatic as in the old photos at this location ( see BGS's Geoscenic photos from 1907 - incorrectly located at Gunwalloe Fishing Cove)
SW 6576 2082
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Bottom Pic
Crustal Extension Faults - Jangye-ryn Cove.
Crustal Extension forms structures through the stretching of the upper crust (lithosphere) - in this case during the Variscan Orgeny.
SW 6583 2079
---------------------
Jangye-ryn Cove is South East of Porthleven near Church Cove .
(NT) ( P) at Winnianton Farm in Section / Gallery 17.
Ref:
2578.5
Date:
2015-11-18 00:00:00.0
Location:
Photographer: