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P number: P000206
Old photograph number: D04337
Caption: View from the south-east side of Kemnay Quarry, looking to north-west. Aberdeenshire. Kemnay Quarry with Bennachie in background. Foreground shows Kemnay Quarry, working Kemnay Granite.
Description: View from the south-east side of Kemnay Quarry, looking to north-west. Aberdeenshire. Kemnay Quarry with Bennachie in background. Foreground shows Kemnay Quarry, working Kemnay Granite. Old (19th century) workings were in flooded area and recently infilled area in front of large cliff on left. High ground in background is underlain by Bennachie granite. Prominent summit is Mither Tap. Intervening, largely forested ground is mostly underlain by Dalradian metasediments. Crushing plant is on the right, crane in centre foreground.
Date taken: 01/09/1989
Photographer: McTaggart, F.I.
Copyright statement: NERC
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 373850
Y latitude/northing: 816800
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 270.77 KB; 1000 x 801 pixels; 85 x 68 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 212 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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