P000791

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P number: P000791
Old photograph number: D02281
Caption: View across Loch Assynt to the Torridonian sandstone mountain of Quinag from the mouth of Traligill River at Inchnadamph. Sutherland.
Description: View across Loch Assynt to the Torridonian sandstone mountain of Quinag from the mouth of Traligill River at Inchnadamph. Sutherland. Quinag is a relict mountain of Torridonian sandstone which rests unconformably on an irregular basement of Lewisian gneiss. The lighter-coloured boulders in the stream are mainly composed of Cambro-Ordovician Durness Limestones.
Date taken: 01/01/1976
Photographer: Pulsford, J.M.
Copyright statement: NERC
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 224500
Y latitude/northing: 921500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 255.24 KB; 1000 x 791 pixels; 85 x 67 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 209 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Best of BGS Images/ Landscapes, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, mountains and hills, Geoscience subjects/ Stratigraphical/ Torridonian  

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