NG9040 : Peat bog above Lochcarron

near to Kirkton, Highland, Great Britain

Peat bog above Lochcarron
Peat bog above Lochcarron
This flat shoulder of land above Lochcarron village, on poor-draining Lewisian Gneiss, is an ideal habitat for peat. Judging by the pattern of channels it looks as if peat was dug here in the past.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 18 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 25 April, 2006
Bog   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 90 40 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 57:24.3880N 5:29.3540W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 902 407
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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