Some more views of Thornton Force
Thornton Force is arguably the most spectacular of the waterfalls seen on the impressive
This is a textbook case of geological unconformity, the river plunging over a cliff of horizontal strata Great Scar Limestone
which overlays much older Ordovician Ingleton slates, and is a direct result of the
which dominates the scenery of the western dales.
Above Thornton Force is
- a bank of glacial moraine left behind by the glacier which edged down
at the end of the last ice age.
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