Flamborough Head

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Flamborough Head

(flăm`bərə), chalk promontory, East Riding of Yorkshire, E England, N of Bridlington Bay. There is a lighthouse at the tip. Danes' Dyke (an ancient earthwork fortification) crosses the peninsula. The chalk cliffs are wave-carved into caves and stacks and are inhabited by flocks of seafowl.

Flamborough Head

a chalk promontory in NE England, on the coast of the East Riding of Yorkshire
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Danes Dyke is great dog-walking country, and canine companions are allowed access to the beach throughout the year.
They had been walking along the shore near Danes Dyke, at Sewerby, Humberside, when they got cut off with temperatures just above freezing and the wind gusting at more than 30mph.