Editing Conival and Ben More Assynt, North-west Highlands - an excursion

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[[File:EGS_NWH_FIG_060.jpg|thumbnail|Outcrops of Eriboll Formation quartz arenites in-truded by brick-red porphyritic trachytes at the col below Conival, Locality 8.6. (Photograph: © K. M. Goodenough) ]]
 
[[File:EGS_NWH_FIG_060.jpg|thumbnail|Outcrops of Eriboll Formation quartz arenites in-truded by brick-red porphyritic trachytes at the col below Conival, Locality 8.6. (Photograph: © K. M. Goodenough) ]]
 
[[File:P530369.jpg|thumbnail|View south-east across Coire a’ Mhadaidh (Locality 8.8) toward Ben More Assynt. Outcrops of Lewisian gneisses (on the left) and Diabaig For-mation conglomerates (on the right) form the rocky pave-ments around the loch, with NE-dipping Basal Quartzite Member forming the ridge above. (BGS photograph P530369, © NERC) ]]
 
[[File:P530369.jpg|thumbnail|View south-east across Coire a’ Mhadaidh (Locality 8.8) toward Ben More Assynt. Outcrops of Lewisian gneisses (on the left) and Diabaig For-mation conglomerates (on the right) form the rocky pave-ments around the loch, with NE-dipping Basal Quartzite Member forming the ridge above. (BGS photograph P530369, © NERC) ]]
[[File:P530512.jpg|thumbnail|View north-west from the Conival–Ben More Assynt ridge towards the face of Na Tuadhan, showing large-scale folding in the hangingwall of the Ben More Thrust. (BGS photograph P530512, © NERC) ]]
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[[File:EGS_NWH_FIG_062.jpg|thumbnail|View north-west from the Conival–Ben More Assynt ridge towards the face of Na Tuadhan, showing large-scale folding in the hangingwall of the Ben More Thrust. (BGS photograph P530512, © NERC) ]]
 
[[File:P530523.jpg|thumbnail|Outcrops of the Basal Quartzite Member on Conival, showing planar cross-bedding. (BGS photograph P530523, © NERC) ]]
 
[[File:P530523.jpg|thumbnail|Outcrops of the Basal Quartzite Member on Conival, showing planar cross-bedding. (BGS photograph P530523, © NERC) ]]
  

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