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P001688

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P number: P001688
Old photograph number: B00127
Caption: Creag Mannrichean, Bealach Mor, etc. Achnashellach, Ross & Cromarty. Torridonian sandstone thrust over Cambrian quartzite. Outcrop of thrust plane (nearer views of part No. B00125).
Description: Creag Mannrichean, Bealach Mor, etc. Achnashellach, Ross & Cromarty. Torridonian sandstone thrust over Cambrian quartzite. Outcrop of thrust plane (nearer views of part No. B00125). The upper main part of Fuar Tholl (left and centre) is made of Torridonian sandstone (Applecross Formation) dipping gently to the right. Creag Mannrichean and the lower part of Fuar Tholl, the Torridonian rocks dip to the left. At the extreme right, is the thrust plane along which the Torridonian rocks have been thrust over Lower Cambrian Eriboll Formation quartzites.
Date taken: 01/01/1894
Photographer: Lunn, R.
Copyright statement: Crown
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 200200
Y latitude/northing: 848500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 227.32 KB; 1000 x 761 pixels; 85 x 64 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 201 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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