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P number: P000448
Old photograph number: C01765
Caption: Mamore Forest looking east-south-east from the shoulder of Ben Nevis. Inverness-shire.
Description: The former plateau, an area of comparatively flat ground has been deeply dissected mainly by the series of glaciations during the Quaternary era but also by fluvial (river) action between the glaciations and after. Forms part of a panorama with C01764. A dissected plateau. Mountains of interfolded Glencoe Quartzite and Leven Schists. From left to right, Binnein Beag, Binnein Mor, Na Gruagaichean and An Garbhanach above the steeply decending burn on the right.
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: 216500
Y latitude/northing: 771500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 215.98 KB; 1000 x 744 pixels; 85 x 63 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 197 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, weathering/ Plateaux, Geoscience subjects/ General views/ Metamorphic rock country  

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