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P number: P000782
Old photograph number: D02239
Caption: Oblique aerial view taken from above Loch Borralan with the mountains Suilven and Canisp in the background.
Description: In the foreground and middle distance are rocks of Cambrian age, while the distant mountains are of Torridonian sandstone, resting unconformably on Lewisian. Cnoc na Sroine is part of a post-Cambrian, Caledonian alkaline igneous intrusive complex called the Loch Borralan Complex.--- The rounded hill on the right is Cnoc na Sroine, the type locality of Borralanite. Altnacealgach is on the green patch on the right of the loch. Sutherland.
Date taken: 01/01/1977
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: 228500
Y latitude/northing: 910500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 311.67 KB; 1000 x 884 pixels; 85 x 75 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 234 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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