NM0147 : Balephetrish Hill

taken 1 year ago, near to Kenovay, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

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Balephetrish Hill
Balephetrish Hill
A small quarry was worked at the base of Balephetrish Hill between 1791 and 1794 to exploit a seam of beautiful red-green Tiree marble. The Duke of Argyll used this marble for the chimney pieces of the Billiard Room in Inveraray Castle NN0909 : Inveraray Castle and gardens
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NM0147, 24 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 12 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 18 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Grassland  Quarrying, Mining  Islands  Geological interest 
Primary Subject of Photo
Hill 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 0150 4729 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:31.3539N 6:51.3318W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NM 01389 47311
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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