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*cave (N of Coral Haven)

Coral Haven, W of Pennan, Aberdeenshire.

NGR:NJ 84290 65652
WGS84:57.68044, -2.26509
Length:5 m
Vert. Range:3 m
Altitude:3 m
Geology:Gardenstown Conglomerate Formation
Tags:Cave, SeaCave

A very small, narrow ( 0.3 m), upper intertidal rift cave. It has several boulders jammed across it. It may be slightly wider inside.

Perhaps of some interest as an example of a sea-cave in an early stage of its development.

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. After Coral Haven.

By sea and a beach landing in Coral Haven near high tide and in low swell, then north.

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This entry was last updated: 2021-10-05 15:59:48

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