Friday, March 27, 2009

Limestone pavements


The traditional image of the Eden Valley shows the rich red Penrith Sandstone. You see this in the brick work of the houses, you see this in the pavements exposed when the water levels drop in the summer.But its not the only bedrock. Go up stream towards Appleby and you will come to limestone country. This picture from Asby Scar shows limestone pavements with their unique e

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