NG6038 : View north from Rubha na Leac

taken 3 years ago, near to North Fearns, Highland, Great Britain

View north from Rubha na Leac
View north from Rubha na Leac
This small outlier of Triassic sandstone occurs at this spot on Raasay's wild eastern coast. It is a conglomerate assigned to the Stornoway Formation. The clearly visible summit of Dun Caan is formed from a basalt of Palaeogene age whilst the light coloured coastal cliffs are of early Jurassic age; sandstones assigned to the Ardnish Formation.
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NG6038, 2 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 19 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 27 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Coastal  Geological interest  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 6002 3821 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:22.2535N 5:59.5852W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 6002 3819
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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