2008

NC3820 : Sutherland Flow Country

taken 16 years ago, near to Maovally [hill or Mountain], Highland, Great Britain

Sutherland Flow Country
Sutherland Flow Country
A very small part of the 4000 sq km blanket bog in Sutherland and Caithness taken from near the top of Maovally. The drizzle encourages the feeling of total saturation! The lochans seems to follow the line of the watershed. The ridges seem to be bog "stretch marks" as it flows down the slope in the foreground to Glen Cassley and in the background to Loch Shin.

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Category: Bog
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Ridges [3] · Loch Shin [2] · Sutherland and Caithness [2] Other Photos: · Ridged bog lines ·
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NC3820, 7 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Graeme Smith   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 5 September, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 6 September, 2008
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 389 207 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:8.7616N 4:44.3107W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NC 380 210
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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