20 May 2011

Friday fold: “Butt of Lewis” (yes, really!)

Posted by Callan Bentley

Today’s Friday fold comes to us from Alistair Knock on Flickr*, via Dave Schumaker’s Geology News Blog, where there is a daily Flickr feed of photos tagged with the word “geology”:

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Bigger version here.

The fold in question, an overturned synform, is at a place called “Butt of Lewis” (the northernmost point on the island of Lewis), in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland. Tee hee!

Happy Friday!


* Posted with Alistair’s permission, of course.