NJ3645 : White Cow Stane

taken 2 months ago, 3 km from Towiemore, Moray, Great Britain

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White Cow Stane
White Cow Stane
The stone is mostly pure quartz, with some pegmatite veins. It is almost certainly an erratic dropped by a melting glacier at the end of the last Ice Age rather than an archaeological feature. It gave the name to the now vanished croft of Whitecow nearby.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 19 May, 2021   (more nearby)
Monday, 24 May, 2021
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Heath, Scrub 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 3610 4584 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:29.8946N 3:4.0695W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 3610 4585
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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