NG9773 : Beinn Lair Fault

taken 17 years ago, 4 km from Letterewe, Highland, Great Britain

Beinn Lair Fault.
Beinn Lair Fault.
A dramatic example of faulting, gentle swelling hornblende schist hills above Loch Maree, fall away suddenly to the Fionn Loch Basin. The same feature runs to form the shoreline of Loch Ewe.
The distant hill is Beinn Airigh Charr, then Meall Mheinnidh, taken from Beinn Lair. The north face of Beinn Lair is perhaps Scotland's biggest crag. It's a long way to haul a rack, but I know folk who have climbed there.
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NG9773, 9 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
May 2001   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 11 July, 2005
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Geological feature   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! NG 975 739 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:42.5476N 5:24.0462W
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