P001600

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P number: P001600
Old photograph number: MNS04861
Caption: Located on the north shore of Loch Etive and lying to the east of Connel Bridge, the Bonawe Quarries are a major producer of hard-rock-aggregate in Argyllshire.
Description: Located on the north shore of Loch Etive and lying to the east of Connel Bridge, the Bonawe Quarries are a major producer of hard-rock-aggregate in Argyllshire. A general view, looking west, of the crushing and screening plants and the stockpiled hard-rock aggregate products within the Bonawe quarry complex. A bitumen plant for the production of tarmacadam can be seen in the background.
Date taken: 01/01/1987
Photographer: Unknown
Copyright statement: Unknown
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 201500
Y latitude/northing: 733400
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Portrait
Size: 353.83 KB; 994 x 1000 pixels; 84 x 85 mm (print at 300 DPI); 263 x 265 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Best of BGS Images/ Industrial geology  

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