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*cave (Coral Haven NW)

Coral Haven, W of Pennan, Aberdeenshire.

NGR:NJ 84289 65631
WGS84:57.68026, -2.26511
Length:8.8 m
Vert. Range:2.5 m
Altitude:4 m
Geology:Gardenstown Conglomerate Formation
Tags:Cave, SeaCave

A small, upper intertidal rift cave with a roughly triangular entrance facing SE. It has a thin rock barrier across the entrance, on its edge. Inside, it widens to the right, then narrows again. At the end, on the left, is a low extension bent left which contributes the last 3.1 m. The entrance is 4.1 m wide.

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: 2021-10-01 20:18:01

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