NC2747 : Loch Eileanach geology

taken 7 years ago, 4 km from Laxford Bridge, Highland, Great Britain

Loch Eileanach geology
Loch Eileanach geology
This is one of my favourite bits of rock! You can really see geology in action here. It's difficult to look at it without imagining the base rock being torn apart and carried along by the rock intruded into it. Foinaven is visible over the top of near ridge. From the photographer's position to the pale rocks on the first skyline is approximately 30-40 metres.
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NC2747, 5 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 10 May, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 27 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Uplands  Heath, Scrub 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 2727 4728 [10m precision]
WGS84: 58:22.7863N 4:57.3455W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 2725 4728
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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