In the vicinity a good example of raised beach, some 10 ft. above present sea-level, is to be seen.
At Paita, the most western point of South America, there is a raised beach three hundred feet high.
Ten miles south of it a raised beach again occurs 100 feet above the level of the sea.
Nina F. Layard has recently studied the Larne raised beach and exposed a new section.
I have resided one season on a raised beach of the Moray Firth.