Shorelines of an ancient glacier-dammed lake, etched into the sides of this U-shaped valley.
An outcrop north of Loch Assynt showing the basal Pipe Rock (Cambrian quartz arenite).
Is it a "Snowball Earth" tillite? Maybe!
Folded turbidites of the Smaull Greywacke at Saligo Bay, Islay, Scotland.
What is the evidence for post-depositional deformation at this site, if any?
Folded turbidites of the Smaull Greywacke, Saligo Bay, Islay, Scotland. Are the folds symmetrical or asymmetrical? Also note the cleavage.
Folded turbidites at Saligo Bay, Islay, Scotland.
Bedding/cleavage relationships observed in a pelitic portion of the exposure of turbidites in western Islay.
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