Old Harry's Rocks Case Study (Coastal landforms)

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Theme: Coastal Landforms

Locations: Dorset on the South Coast of England


  • Features: - Headlands > Crack > Cave > Arch > Stack > Stump > Wave-cut Platforms
  • Waves open weaknesses in rock through the process of hydraulic action
  • The waves hit the rocks continuously and eventually a cave is formed.



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