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P number: P000777
Old photograph number: D02231
Caption: Oblique aerial view of Castle Coeffin, Lismore. Argyll and Bute. Raised beach cliffs in the Lismore Limestone Formation of the Blair Atholl Subgroup of the Dalradian Supergroup.
Description: Oblique aerial view of Castle Coeffin, Lismore. Argyll and Bute. Raised beach cliffs in the Lismore Limestone Formation of the Blair Atholl Subgroup of the Dalradian Supergroup. The island of Lismore is composed of a thick sequence of flaggy limestones with subordinate black slates. The castle, an ancient fortalice on a small peninsula opposite Castle-Mearnaig is said to have been built by a Danish prince of the name Coeffin.
Date taken: 01/01/1976
Photographer: Christie, A.
Copyright statement: NERC
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 185500
Y latitude/northing: 640500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 333.30 KB; 1000 x 989 pixels; 85 x 84 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 262 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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