NN3602 : Ben Lomond viewed from the Loch

taken 2 years ago, 4 km from Stuckgowan, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Ben Lomond viewed from the Loch
Ben Lomond viewed from the Loch
Loch Lomond (Scottish Gaelic: Loch Laomainn - 'Lake of the Elms) is 22 miles long and 5 miles wide at its widest point. Its area of 27 square miles gives it the distinction of being the largest freshwater lake in Great Britain (in the UK, it is only surpassed by Lough Neagh and Lough Erne in Northern Ireland).

The loch crosses the Highland Boundary Fault which is often considered the boundary between the lowlands of Central Scotland and the Scottish Highlands. Its southern shores lie 14 miles northwest of Glasgow. The Loch forms part of the Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park which was established in 2002.


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Date Taken
Thursday, 26 September, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 29 September, 2019
Geographical Context
Uplands  Lakes, Wetland, Bog 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DC-G9 
Lake (from Tags)
Loch Lomond 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 366 026 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:11.2743N 4:38.0755W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 36943 87143
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Lake  Loch  Freshwater Lake  Scottish Highlands  Ben Lomond  Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park 

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