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P number: P002065
Old photograph number: C01171
Caption: View from Onich, Loch Linnhe looking south towards Beinn a' Bheithir, Inverness-shire.
Description: Beinn a' Bheithir is formed of a post-tectonic (Caledonian Orogeny) Argyll Suite composite intrusion comprising a zoned envelope of dioritic composition intruded by a younger core of porphyritic granite. The Glencoe hills, a cauldron subsidence, are also a major Caledonian Orogeny igneous intrusive complex. A granite mountain (middle distance); Glencoe hills (left); raised beach (foreground) and at Ballachulish in the distance, left. The pier at Onich is in the foreground.
Date taken: 01/01/1904
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: 202500
Y latitude/northing: 761500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 118.72 KB; 1000 x 720 pixels; 85 x 61 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 190 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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