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*cave (Coral Haven SE)

Coral Haven, W of Pennan, Aberdeenshire.

NGR:NJ 84321 65597
WGS84:57.67995, -2.26457
Length:4.4 m
Vert. Range:3.3 m
Altitude:9 m
Geology:Crovie Sandstone Formation - sandstone (OR)
Tags:Cave, SeaCave

A very small supratidal cave/rock shelter whose inside shape is pyramidal. The width at the bottom of the entrance is 3.2 m.

The BGS overlay says Gardenstown Conglomerate - which is true of the cliffs above. See ref 2 and photos 1 & 2.

Alternate Names: None recorded.

Notes: Access: over a very rocky foreshore in bottom 2/3 of the tide from the W end of Pennan, where you can usually park.

by sea and a beach landing near high tide and in low swell.

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This entry was last updated: 2021-09-30 20:24:49

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