NG9190 : Tree Stump

taken 6 years ago, near to Sand, Highland, Great Britain

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Tree Stump
Tree Stump
Evidence that trees once grew here. Tree stumps like this are often exposed in the peat at high altitudes and date from the bronze age when the climate was much drier and milder and the Caledonian Forest covered the land. It would be interesting to find out the age of this stump.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 August, 2013   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 3 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Heath, Scrub  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 9111 9043 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:51.2638N 5:31.3333W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NG 9111 9043
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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Tree Stump  Lochan  Stump  Moor  Wet Heath 

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