Needle's Eye Arch - Gibralter Island, Ohio
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member buffalohiker
N 41° 39.300 W 082° 49.080
17T E 348624 N 4613068
Quick Description: Needle's Eye Arch is found on a point of Gibraltar Island in Lake Erie in Ottawa County, Ohio. 3-foot span with 9.5-foot clearance.
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 9/8/2013 5:24:12 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ1C1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ReedKyCacheFinders
Views: 3

Long Description:
Needle's Eye Arch is the most famous of Ohio’s “sea” (lake) arches. It has been pictured in tourist guides as early as the late 1800s and has long been a popular attraction. It has a three-foot span with a 9½ foot clearance. It is categorized as a “vertical crevice enlargement.” It is of the Silurian age in the Salina Group dolomite formation.
Photo of the Arch by itself?: yes

Type of Arch: Coastline

Type of Material:
dolomite


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