Egmont Bight

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Egmont Bight is the small bay between Houns-Tout and Freshwater Steps. There is a small beach, accessible at low tide, with a stark backdrop of dark grey Kimmeridge shale cliffs.

Looking down on Egmont Bight and beach from Freshwater Steps
Photo copyright of Jim Champion 2008
Looking down on Egmont Bight and the Freshwater Steps promontory
Photo courtesy of Dr. Ian West 2019.

Page last updated: 29 January 2021


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