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Tectonics of the Tintagel area, North Cornwall.

Gilbert Wilson

Tectonics of the Tintagel area, North Cornwall.

by Gilbert Wilson

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Published by Geological Society in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprinted from the Quarterly journal of the Geological Society, vol.106, part 4 (1950).

Other titlesQuarterly journal of the Geological Society of London.
The Physical Object
Paginationp.393-432,[2]p. of plates,[1]fold map. :
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13923455M

Repeated folding of the Boscastle Measures, a group of thinly bedded sandstones and shales of presumed Upper Carboniferous age, has led to the develop Cited by: Tintagel and the North Cornish Coast F or a magical day out in Cornwall, take the family to Tintagel Castle. Its wonderful location, set high on the rugged North Cornwall coast, offers dramatic views, and its fascinating ruins and stunning beach cafe make it a perfect day trip, ideal for those on holiday in Dorset, Cornwall or Dartmoor.

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Tectonics of the Tintagel area, North Cornwall by Gilbert Wilson Download PDF EPUB FB2

The paper describes the structure of the coastal region of North Cornwall in the neighbourhood of Boscastle, Tintagel and Trebarwith Strand. The area has been remapped, and the tectonics originally outlined by Dewey () have been reinterpreted. The revision has shown that the epidiorite at Tintagel is more extensive than hitherto by: Tintagel and North Cornwall Cornwall, buy books online about Tintagel and North Cornwall or by local authors.

Wilson, G. () The tectonics of the Tintagel area, north Cornwall. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London,– CrossRef Google ScholarCited by: 4. The Upper Devonian and Lower Carboniferous Stratigraphy of Boscastle and Tintagel, Cornwall - Volume 98 Issue 2 - E.

Selwood Skip to main content Accessibility help We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. Abstract. The paper deals with the morphology of the stretch of coast between Boscastle and the Treligga Cliffs in north Cornwall.

The prevalent cliff type is slope-over-wall, either hog’s-back or bevelled as defined by Miss Arber ().Cited by: Widemouth Bay to Pentire Point AONB section. North Coast. This section of the AONB runs from just west of Bude some 30 miles to Pentire Point. In the north, the surfing beach of Widemouth Bay gives way to the spectacular heights at Crackington Haven and High Cliff - the highest in Cornwall.

Add ☆. TINTAGEL. The legend of King Arthur attracts visitors of all nationalities to Tintagel and there are numerous places of interest in the surrounding area. The shops of Tintagel can cope with all the needs of the holidaymaker. There is a wide variety of accommodation.

Thomas Hardy's The Famous Tragedy of the Queen of Cornwall at Tintagel in Lyonnesse, a one-act play which was published inis another version of the same legend with events set at Tintagel (the book includes an imaginary drawing of Tintagel Castle at the period).Country: England.

The north east of Cornwall lies on Carboniferous rocks known as the Culm Measures. In places these have been subjected to severe folding, as can be seen on the north coast [2] near Crackington Haven, spectacularly at the Whaleback Pericline on the beach just south of Bude Missing: Tintagel.

Bude, Tintagel and North Cornwall Sandymouth Holiday Resort is located in 24 acres of rolling meadowland and beautiful gardens, only a short walk from Sandymouth Bay.

Beds to sleep. The Tectonics of the Tintagel area, North Cornwall. dl geol. Soc. Lond.,The Influence of Rock Structures on Coastline and Cliff Development around Tintagel, North by: 2. North Cornwall has a stretch of coastline that borders the Celtic Sea to the north.

The Carboniferous sandstone cliffs that surround Bude (and stretch down as far south as Crackington Haven) were formed during the Carboniferous period, around million years ago.

Accommodation in inspirational Tintagel steeped in myths and mystery. Tintagel is set high on the rugged North Cornwall coast, with dramatic sea views Situated by a working farm in spectacular countryside this is an ideal place to relax, unwind & explore North Cornwall & surrounding area.

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A seventh-century slate window ledge inscribed with an intriguing mix of Latin, Greek and Celtic words, names and symbols has been unearthed at Tintagel Castle in north Cornwall. Miller's House, St Nectan's Glen near Tintagel, North Cornwall.

Between Tintagel and Boscastle, this comfortable stone-built property is in St Nectan's Glen, a wooded valley and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

It is surrounded by 20 acres of garden and woodland, with walks through the trees and a valley to the sea and Bossiney Cove. Set in Tintagel, Bosayne Guest House offers accommodation with free WiFi and flat-screen TV, as well as a shared lounge and a garden. Tintagel Castle is metres from Bosayne Guest House.

The nearest airport is Newquay Cornwall Airport, 43 km from the accommodation. The location. Facility and most of all the hosts. The magic of north Cornwall can be found in the village of Tintagel.

For hundreds of years the area has been famous for its King Arthur legend, including the historic castle on the cliffs. A woman has died at a holiday park in North Cornwall. Residents living in Tintagel reporting seeing police and paramedics at the Ocean Cove Caravan Site at around 10pm on Saturday.

Travel through the winding country lanes bordered by Cornish hedges and you will arrive at the awe inspiring village of Tintagel. You are sure to feel a sense of inspiration and magical adventure when visiting this fascinating area.

Kinematic analysis of tension gashes in an exposure of the Moine Series indicates that the fractures resulted from a tectonic movement directed from north to south, unrelated to that responsible for the nearby Caledonian Moine Thrust. The tectonics of the Tintagel area, North Cornwall.

Quart. Journ. Geol. Soc., cvi, Recommend this journal.The Cornishman, Tintagel - Fore Street, PL34 0DB Tintagel, Cornwall - Rated based on Reviews "Good place to stay with breakfast included. Staff /5().Hotels near Tintagel King Arthur Walk - South West Coast Path: ( km) The Cottage Tea Shop ( km) Lewis's Bed and Breakfast ( km) Gordon House B & B ( km) Guinevere ( km) Tintagel Arms Hotel; View all hotels near Tintagel King Arthur Walk - South West Coast Path on Tripadvisor/5().