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The parallel roads of Lochaber

by Campbell, J. F.

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Published by Privately printed for J.F. Campbell in London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Terraces (Geology)

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination28 leaves ;
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24821292M

    Welcome to. Fort William and Lochaber In the shadow of Britain’s highest mountain, Ben Nevis, Fort William is a natural touring centre. Grand landscapes such as Glencoe, Glen Nevis, Morar and. David Milne-Home has written: 'On the parallel roads of Lochaber' -- subject(s): Terraces (Geology) 'Report of a visit to the farms of Mr. Rigden, Sussex; Rev. Mr. Huxtable, Dorset; and Mr. Morton.

      The parallel roads of Lochaber by Campbell, J. F. 2 editions - first published in Read Listen. Notes on the stature of Lapps The parallel roads of Lochaber by Campbell, J. F. 1 edition - first published in Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3). The following is a list of Sites of Special Scientific Interest in the North Lochaber Area of Search; for South Lochaber see List of SSSIs in South Lochaber. For SSSIs elsewhere in Scotland, see List of SSSIs by Area of d: Avon, Bedfordshire, .

    Parallel Roads of Glen Roy. People have long been fascinated by the Parallel Roads of Lochaber. Were these striking horizontal lines on the hillsides of Glen Roy, Glen Gloy and Glen Spean formed by giants of old, as described in Gaelic myths? Are they natural or were they formed by human activity?   Popular Science Monthly/Volume 10/January /The Parallel Roads of Glen Roy public a century ago, but no systematic description of them appeared before They are found in the district of Lochaber, Inverness-shire. On both sides of the steep, narrow glen through which the Roy runs, there are three perfectly horizontal and parallel.


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The 'Parallel Roads' provided early evidence of existence of glaciers in Scotland and an insight into the deformation of the Earth's crust in glaciated areas. An interpretation board (Lochaber Geopark 19) explains the origins of the Parallel Roads.

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Abby Barnes had it all planned out—high school, college, career—but one decision made in her senior year of high school changed her carefully mapped-out future/5(). Glen Roy: A landscape fashioned by geology The Parallel Roads of Glen Roy are one of Scotland’s natural wonders. The origin of these remarkable shorelines on the hillsides of Glen Roy, Glen Gloy and Glen Spean has been a source of great fascination to local people, visitors and scientists alike - even attracting the interest of Charles Darwin.

Lochaber, Highlands, Scotland Glen Roy, near to the Great Glen, has various glacial features, but is undoubtedly most famous for its striking ‘roads’, mysterious parallel lines that are traced along the sides of Glen Gloy, Glen Roy and Glen Spean.

Glacial Lake shorelines These ‘roads’, best seen on the sides of Glen Roy, are the remnant shorelines of a glacial lake that existed in the. Lochaber Geopark has great transport links: • 4 international airports (Edinburgh, Glasgow International, Glasgow Prestwick and Inverness) within easy distance of Lochaber.

•Trunk roads link Lochaber to Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness and the North-West Highlands. Walks in Fort William and Lochaber, Fort William and Lochaber, PH This short but rough walk has excellent views of the famous Parallel Roads which stand out as horizontal ridges on both sides of the Glen.

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Geopark director, Keith Hoole, said: “The resurgence of interest in the Parallel Roads is superb and long awaited. “The cafe and display will provide a great centre for visitors to learn about.

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9. where to go or to book accommodation or tickets for all kinds of events, activities and transport. Site of 4 Forests of Lochaber (FLS) l Explore some of.Glen Turret Lochaber Archaeological Survey. Glen Turret is located at the northeast end of Glen Roy, a well-known landscape for the geomorphological conditions, the ‘parallel roads’ caused by glaciation.

Glen Turret runs along the River Turret (Figure 1) northwest from Brae Roy Lodge, near the northeast end of Glen Roy.