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Snapshots

  1. Recent movement

    Snapshot Title: Recent movement
    Taken by: richard edmonds

    Image: Charmouth slip April 2010
    Image Owner: richard edmonds



    Description:

    This area started to break away around Christmas and shows no signs of slowing down.



  2. Coast path closed!

    Snapshot Title: Coast path closed!
    Taken by: richard edmonds

    Image: Charmouth slip April 2010
    Image Owner: richard edmonds



    Description:

    The coastal path is currently closed east of Charmouth for rather obvious reasons.



  3. Quicksand!

    Snapshot Title: Quicksand!
    Taken by: richard edmonds

    Image: Charmouth slip April 2010
    Image Owner: richard edmonds



    Description:

    The landslides in West Dorset consist of mud from the Lower Jurassic rocks or quicksand, which comes from the overlying Upper Greensand. This slip is currently dominated by quicksand and has caught qu...



  4. Another 'stuck in the mud'!

    Snapshot Title: Another 'stuck in the mud'!
    Taken by: richard edmonds

    Image: Charmouth slip April 2010
    Image Owner: richard edmonds



    Description:

    The site of another mud rescue - it only takes one step into the quicksand to become stuck!



  5. Mud Rescue!

    Snapshot Title: Mud Rescue!
    Taken by: richard edmonds

    Image: Charmouth slip April 2010
    Image Owner: richard edmonds



    Description:

    The Lyme Regis Coastguard team rescued a young boy from this spot on Wednesday 7th April. The slide marks were made by the two stretchers used to get across the quicksand.