Outcrops, road cuts, rock gardens, and other large exposures.
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.
Folded turbidites of the Smaull Greywacke at Saligo Bay, Islay, Scotland.
Mylonitized Moine schist above, broken up Durness limestone below.
Siltstones and shales, part of the Cambrian transgressive sequence that lies between the Torridonian and the Moine.
The Lewisian gneiss got folded!
North of Knockan Crag (south of the village of Elphin) is an exposure of imbricated slices of Durness limestone.
Sheared contact between Archean host rock and Proterozoic intrusion.
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