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Aonan na Mala Natural Arch [2] (N).

Rubha Bholsa, Islay, Invernessshire.

NGR:NR 37320 77450
WGS84:55.91819, -6.20577
Length:10 m
Vert. Range:Not recorded
Altitude:20 m
Geology:Jura Quartzite Formation - Quartzite
Tags:Cave, Rising, Arch
Registry:main

Large natural arch on raised beach. Daylight visible from a long distance through a large gap in the cliff some distance above the pebble beach.

Alternate Names: None recorded.

Notes: There are several natural arches along the coast to the southwest of Rubha Bholsa. The particular one mentioned in the reference appears (from comparison of the ground level photograph with aerial photography) to be immediately south of Aonan na Mala.

Hydrographic Feeds: Atlantic Ocean

Hydrographic Resurgences: Atlantic Ocean

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This entry was last updated: 2020-11-02 13:42:59

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