Watermill Cove

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Coordinates: 49°55′53″N 6°17′15″W / 49.9314°N 6.2874°W / 49.9314; -6.2874

Watermill Cove and coastline

Watermill Cove is on the north–west coast of St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly. The cove is within an Area of Outstanding Beauty, is a Geological Conservation Review site and was designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) in 1996. The 0.48-hectare (1.2-acre) site is notified for a succession of Quaternary exposures in the cliff and from sea level to the top of the cliff (oldest to youngest) the succession shows:


  1. ^ "Watermill Cove". Natural England. 1996. Retrieved 9 December 2011. 

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