SCOTLAND’S EAST COAST
Locality 117 - Bow Fiddle Rock
NJ 4941 6885 ///overtones.publisher.inspected
Neoproterozoic Cullen Quartzite Fm. Fantastic outcrop of folded and eroded metamorphosed marine sandstones. Also a great spot for birdwatching.
Locality 118 - Strathlene Cliffs
NJ 4563 6797 ///adopters.boards.paradise
Neoproterozoic Cullen Quartzite Fm. Another outcrop of the light-coloured quartzites. On a good day you could believe that you were in the South of France!!
Locality 119 - Seatown
NJ 4126 6539 ///lectures.branching.tinny
Mid-Devonian Fochabers Sandstone Fm. Back in the Palaeozoic with these gently dipping red fluvial sandstones interbedded with breccias and conglomerates.
Locality 120 - Branderburgh
NJ 2291 7109 ///demotion.flattered.breath
Triassic Stotfield Cherty Rock Fm. Caliche (replaced by vuggy chert, calcite and galena) that’s unmistakeable on the coast and offshore in multiple boreholes.