NG4819 : Massive slabs of Gabbro along the shoreline at Coruisk

taken 7 years ago, near to Loch na Cuilce [water Feature], Highland, Great Britain

Massive slabs of Gabbro along the shoreline at Coruisk
Massive slabs of Gabbro along the shoreline at Coruisk
Gabbro is a dark, coarse-grained plutonic rock of crystalline texture which is ideal for climbers (e.g. in the Cuillins) because it gives an excellent grip - essential on steep hill climbs, of which there are many here.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 2 June, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 15 June, 2010
Category
Rock formations   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 487 198 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:12.0408N 6:9.6929W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 487 199
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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