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P number: P000521
Old photograph number: C03044
Caption: Ochil Hills, and Abbey Craig, from Gowan Hill, Stirling Castle. Stirlingshire. Showing fault feature of the Ochils and quartz-dolerite sill escarpment of Abbey Craig. Dumyat, 419 m. is to the right of the monument.
Description: Ochil Hills, and Abbey Craig, from Gowan Hill, Stirling Castle. Stirlingshire. Showing fault feature of the Ochils and quartz-dolerite sill escarpment of Abbey Craig. Dumyat, 419 m. is to the right of the monument. Abbey Craig forms part of the Stirling sill, a late Carboniferous - early Permian quartz-dolerite igneous intrusion that outcrops as a striking series of westward-facing crags which extend south from Abbey Craig.
Date taken: 01/01/1926
Photographer: Manson, W.
Copyright statement: Crown
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 279500
Y latitude/northing: 694500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 224.53 KB; 1000 x 728 pixels; 85 x 62 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 193 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ General views/ Igneous rock country, Geoscience subjects/ Structural features/ Fault scarps  

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