Title: Dyke on Great Cumbra [Great Cumbrae], Western Isles, Scotland
Creator: James Smith of Jordanhill (1782-1867)
Description: Drawing of a dyke, probably on Great Cumbrae, an island in the Firth of Clyde, Ayrshire, Scotland. The drawing is captioned ‘Trap [granite], blackish in red sandstone’.
The drawing was one of three of the area, which accompanied Smith’s paper, “On a Split Boulder in Little Cumbra, Western Isles”, ‘Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society’, vol 18 (1862), pp162-164.
Archive reference: LDGSL/228
Image reference: 05-75
Recommended print size: Up to 20 x 16 inches (50 x 40cm)