NG8145 : Coire na Poite from the lochan

taken 9 years ago, 4 km from Tornapress, Highland, Great Britain

Coire na Poite from the lochan
Coire na Poite from the lochan
The scale here is deceptive - the headwall of the corrie is nearly a mile (1.6 km) away, with the inner corrie still about 150m higher. The remarkable barrel buttress of A' Phoit dominates the scene as you approach. The rock is Torridonian sandstone in its characteristic terraces.
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Date Taken
Friday, 13 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Sunday, 15 May, 2011
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 811 451 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:26.6252N 5:38.9110W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 818 451
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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