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  • Created on: 05-11-18 19:53

The UK Physical Landscape

UK has Large upland and lowland areas and important rivers

Many Upland areas tend to be

  • North
  • West

Many lowland areas tend to be 

  • South 
  • East

Most cities are in lowland areas and often on the UK's main rivers such as

  • London (on the Thames)
  • Liverpool (on the Mersey)
  • Cardiff (on the Severn Estuary)
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Grampian Mountains

  • Part of Highlands
  • Home to Ben Nevis (highest mountain in the UK)
  • Steep
  • Rocky
  • Sparsely populated

The Fens

  • Flat
  • Low-lying
  • Marshy
  • Used to be larger but much has been drained for farming
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