Items in the "Natural History & Geology" category

Shaping the Landscape: Chatelherault and the Avon Gorge

Shaping the Landscape: Chatelherault and the Avon Gorge

A quintessential part of the area's mining history

Shaping the Landscape: Thank the Rocks for the Trains

Shaping the Landscape: Thank the Rocks for the Trains

How geology led to the first local train lines

Shaping the Landscape: Black Hill and Stonebyres Quarry

Shaping the Landscape: Black Hill and Stonebyres Quarry

Hill formed from cooling magma providing great geological look out

Shaping the Landscape: Sampson's Slingstane and Fiddler Burn

Shaping the Landscape: Sampson's Slingstane and Fiddler Burn

A mysterious boulder perched on a steep sandstone cliff

Shaping the Landscape: Lower Nethan Gorge

Shaping the Landscape: Lower Nethan Gorge

Ancient river deltas and swampy forests

Shaping the Landscape: RSPB Scotland Baron's Haugh

Shaping the Landscape: RSPB Scotland Baron's Haugh

Created by mining subsidence, now a haven for wildlife

Shaping the Landscape: Stonebyres Falls

Shaping the Landscape: Stonebyres Falls

Giant rock steps over which the Clyde tumbles

Shaping the Landscape: The Falls of Clyde

Shaping the Landscape: The Falls of Clyde

Dramatic falls show the power of ancient glaciers

Shaping the Landscape: Morgan Glen & Millheugh to Fairholm

Shaping the Landscape: Morgan Glen & Millheugh to Fairholm

Subtle valleys exposing the stone through which the river cuts

Shaping the Landscape: Cartland Craigs & Cleghorn Glen

Shaping the Landscape: Cartland Craigs & Cleghorn Glen

A deep gorge, a castle and the highest bridge in inland Scotland

Shaping the Landscape: Threepwood Quarry

Shaping the Landscape: Threepwood Quarry

Stoop and room workings to extract high quality sandstone

Shaping the Landscape Exhibition, New Lanark

Shaping the Landscape Exhibition, New Lanark

Explore the new Clyde and Avon Valleys geology exhibition

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