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beaches of Caithness

W. Ritchie

beaches of Caithness

a survey of the beach, dune and dune pasture areas of Caithness

by W. Ritchie

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Published by University of Aberdeen, Department of Geography in [Aberdeen] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p.68.

Statement[by] W. Ritchie and A. Mather commissioned by the Countryside Commission for Scotland.
ContributionsMather, A. S. 1943-, University of Aberdeen. Department of Geography., Countryside Commission for Scotland.
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 68p., 22 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17168077M

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Attractions in Caithness and Sutherland, Scottish Highlands: See Tripadvisor's 16, traveller reviews and photos of things to do when in Caithness and Sutherland. The borders of Caithness are the Pentland Firth to the north, and Moray Firth to the east. Caithness meets Sutherland, together covering the far north coast of Scotland. The coast is low-lying on the east, and majestic on the north, with high cliffs and offshore stacks at places like Duncansby Head.

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