NG9901 : Loch Quoich

taken 10 years ago, near to Allt a' Mhaingir [water Feature], Highland, Great Britain

Loch Quoich
Loch Quoich
Loch Quoich has been hugely enlarged by hydroelectric works. The loch is now higher than the watershed, and two small dams are placed to stop the top few metres of water draining into Loch Nevis. The maps show the maximum theoretical height of the water, the apology of a shore path runs mostly through the blue shaded area. After a lot of sliding about on rocks I was able to find a boulder to stand in just inside the square(GPS). You do not wade in lochs like this!
View along the grid line showing the loch, rain and mica-schist boulders.
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NG9901, 3 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 31 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 2 August, 2007
Category
Loch   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 990 019 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:3.8719N 5:18.9577W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 990 019
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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