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TITLE
'The Precipice', Ben Nevis
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_CARD_0135
PLACENAME
Ben Nevis
DISTRICT
Lochaber
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Kilmallie
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
32028
KEYWORDS
mountains
Glen Nevis
observation platforms
illustrations
'The Precipice', Ben Nevis

This illustrated postcard shows a view of a wooden platform overlooking 'The Precipice' at Ben Nevis.

Ben Nevis stands at a height of 1344 metres and is the highest peak in Britain. There are a number of routes to the summit including a 'tourist route'. On the north-east ridge stand the ruins of a weather observatory that was manned between 1883 and 1904.

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'The Precipice', Ben Nevis

INVERNESS: Kilmallie

mountains; Glen Nevis; observation platforms; illustrations

Highland Libraries

Highland Libraries - Illustrated postcards

This illustrated postcard shows a view of a wooden platform overlooking 'The Precipice' at Ben Nevis. <br /> <br /> Ben Nevis stands at a height of 1344 metres and is the highest peak in Britain. There are a number of routes to the summit including a 'tourist route'. On the north-east ridge stand the ruins of a weather observatory that was manned between 1883 and 1904.