NN1556 : Ossian's Cave

taken 10 years ago, 5 km from Caolasnacon, Highland, Great Britain

Ossian's Cave
Ossian's Cave
This tall thin cave, high on the northern face of Aonach Dubh NN1556 : A section of the north face of Aonach Dubh, can be reached by a steep ascent from Achtriochtan, but the final climb to the cave is a difficult 60m rock climb on often wet and greasy rock. This place is not recommended for hill walkers. The cave was formed by a section of basalt dyke that fell away. At one time a visitor's metal box was inside the cave.
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Date Taken
Monday, 1 June, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 6 June, 2009
Category
Caves   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 1527 5620 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:39.6597N 5:0.9392W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NN 1500 5725
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South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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