NJ4448 : Sandstone Strata, Cairdshill Quarry

taken 10 years ago, 3 km from Little Pitlurg, Moray, Great Britain

Sandstone Strata, Cairdshill Quarry
Sandstone Strata, Cairdshill Quarry
The quarry exploits this well-sorted sandstone to produce decorative chips. The dark layers are stained by iron, and less useful because dark colours are less in demand than the golden sand colour.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 25 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 25 February, 2009
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 441 480 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:31.1336N 2:56.0019W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 441 481
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