SCOTLAND’S EAST COAST
Locality 97 - Rattray Head
NK 1084 5821 ///spans.nods.opts
Neoproterozoic Crinan/Tayvallich Subgroups. Not the best outcrop of metasediments we will see on this journey – but a fantastic lighthouse and beach.
Locality 98 - St. Combs
NK 0573 6328 ///seat.lanes.cyber
Neoproterozoic Inzie Head Gneiss Fm. Migmatites and diorite intrusions. Fantastic mixing of metasediments and partial-melting related granitic material.
Locality 99 - Cairnbulg
NK 0407 6546 ///segmented.twists.start
Neoproterozoic Inzie Head Gneiss Fm. Granites, leucogranites, diorites and many nice gneisses … and ‘relict metasedimentary schollen’.
Locality 100 - Red Lakes
NK 0378 6557 ///tactical.dispose.estimates
Ordovician Cairnbulg Diorite. Lots of interaction between Ordovician intrusives and metamorphic host rocks.