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P number: P000444
Old photograph number: C01749
Caption: An Steall, Glen Nevis. Inverness-shire. A close-up view of the waterfall 'An Steall' of the 'hanging valley' of Allt Coire a' Mhail. The hanging valley, at a higher level is above the waterfall.
Description: An Steall, Glen Nevis. Inverness-shire. A close-up view of the waterfall 'An Steall' of the 'hanging valley' of Allt Coire a' Mhail. The hanging valley, at a higher level is above the waterfall. The waterfall flows over a small recumbent fold of Glencoe Quartzite in the Leven Schists. The latter overlies the quartzite where waterfall commences and underlies it where waterfall stops.The Water of Nevis occurs in the main valley floor in the foreground.
Date taken: 01/01/1910
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: 218500
Y latitude/northing: 768500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Portrait
Size: 266.49 KB; 724 x 1000 pixels; 61 x 85 mm (print at 300 DPI); 192 x 265 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, glaciation/ Hanging valleys and gorges  

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