Editing Quaternary geology and geomorphology of the area around Kisdon, upper Swaledale - an excursion

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== Purpose ==
 
== Purpose ==
  
To examine landforms and sediments in the valleys and on the valley-side slopes around Kisdon, upper Swaledale, to demonstrate the effects of: (i) glaciation and glacier wastage during the Dimlington '''Stadial''' of the Late Devensian (ii) '''paraglacial''' readjustment of the glacial landscape by fluvial and slope-forming processes during the Devensian Lateglacial and Holocene and (iii) the effects of 19th-century mining activity.
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To examine landforms and sediments in the valleys and on the valley-side slopes around Kisdon, upper Swaledale, to demonstrate the effects of: (i) glaciation and glacier wastage during the Dimlington Stadial of the Late Devensian (ii) paraglacial readjustment of the glacial landscape by fluvial and slope-forming processes during the Devensian Lateglacial and Holocene and (iii) the effects of 9th-century mining activity.
  
 
== Logistics ==
 
== Logistics ==
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== Maps ==
 
== Maps ==
  
O.S. 1:50 000 Sheets 91 Appleby-in-Westmorland and 98 Wensleydale & Upper Wharfedale; O.S. 1:25 000 Outdoor Leisure Sheet 30 Yorkshire Dales, North and Central Areas (shows public footpaths very clearly).
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O.S. 1:50 000 Sheets 91 Appleby-in-Westmorland and 98 Wensleydale & Upper Wharfedale; O.S. 1:25 000 Outdoor Leisure Sheet 30 Yorkshire Dales, North and Central Areas (shows public footpaths very clearly).
  
 
== Geological and geomorphological background ==
 
== Geological and geomorphological background ==

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