Gore Cliff, Isle of Wight

Historical Description

Gore Cliff, an almost vertical cliff on the S coast of the Isle of Wight, 1 mile NNW of St Catherine's Point, and 1½ W of Niton. It overhangs bare terraces and ragged slopes, and it shows an interesting section about 100 feet thick of the chalk formation.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5