NM4099 : Torridonian Sandstone

taken 7 years ago, near to Kinloch, Highland, Great Britain

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Torridonian Sandstone
Torridonian Sandstone
Much-eroded outcrops of sandstone on the south shore of Loch Scresort. The sloping ridges on the face of the overhanging section right of centre are cross-bedding, which tells geologists that the rock was laid down by currents running left to right. Compare with NM4099 : Cross-bedding in Torridonian Sandstone.
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Date Taken
Monday, 23 April, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 27 April, 2012
Geographical Context
Geological interest 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 4060 9915 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:0.6216N 6:16.4647W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 4061 9913
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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