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P000825

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P number: P000825
Old photograph number: D02384
Caption: Oblique aerial view of Suilven seen almost broadside showing the Lewisian-Torridonian unconformity. Sutherland. View looking west.
Description: Oblique aerial view of Suilven seen almost broadside showing the Lewisian-Torridonian unconformity. Sutherland. View looking west. Suilven, a relict mountain of reddish-brown Torridonian sandstone with basal conglomerate which can be seen in the small crag in the foreground. The conglomerate is the lowest bed of the Torridonian and sits directly on top of the much older Lewisian gneisses.
Date taken: 01/01/1975
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: 215500
Y latitude/northing: 918500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Portrait
Size: 269.82 KB; 992 x 1000 pixels; 84 x 85 mm (print at 300 DPI); 262 x 265 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, mountains and hills  

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