P000207

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P number: P000207
Old photograph number: D04338
Caption: View from south-east side of Kemnay Quarry, looking to north-west. Aberdeenshire. Kemnay Quarry with Bennachie in background. Foreground shows Kemnay Quarry working the Kemnay granite.
Description: View from south-east side of Kemnay Quarry, looking to north-west. Aberdeenshire. Kemnay Quarry with Bennachie in background. Foreground shows Kemnay Quarry working the Kemnay granite. Flooded area marks site of part of the 19th century workings. High ground in background is underlain by Bennachie granite. Prominent summit is Mither Tap. Intervening, largely forested ground is mostly underlain by Dalradian metasediments. Dump truck with granite load in the 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: 373870
Y latitude/northing: 816850
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Portrait
Size: 296.77 KB; 794 x 1000 pixels; 67 x 85 mm (print at 300 DPI); 210 x 265 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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