2008

NR4279 : Uamh nan Lasgairean

taken 16 years ago, near to Rhuvaal [other Features], Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Uamh nan Lasgairean
Uamh nan Lasgairean
Former sea cave now lifted well above sea level by isostatic uplift, the land rebounding after being depressed by the weight of an icecap. The cave is in the side of a deep cleft that would have been a sea filled zawn at one time. The rock is quartzite.

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Category: Caves
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NR4279, 27 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Richard Webb   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 7 April, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 13 April, 2008
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 421 792 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:56.2006N 6:7.7942W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NR 422 792
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Image classification(about): Geograph (Second Visitor for NR4279)
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