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P number: P000271
Old photograph number: B00635
Caption: View into Coire nan Lochan, from the north side of Glen Coe. Looking south-south-west. Argyllshire.
Description: Lower Old Red Sandstone volcanic rocks of the Glencoe Cauldron Subsidence. An alluvial fan occurs as the stream issues from the narrow mountain valley into the broader Glen Coe. Stob Coire nan Lochan, (1114.65 m.), composed of hornblende-andesites resting on agglomerate. Below, and forming Aonach Dubh, (868.38 m.), on the right, and Gearr Aonach on the left (III), are thick flows of rhyolite overlying thinner flows of augite-andesite, dipping from right to left.
Date taken: 01/01/1896
Photographer: Lunn, R.
Copyright statement: Crown
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 214800
Y latitude/northing: 754900
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
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