'The Storr Rock, Skye', Isle of Skye, Scotland, c 1850-1900.
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The Storr Rock on the Isle of Skye stands at 718.72 metres. In front of the Storr a large pinnacle-shaped formation can be seen. This rock, known as the 'Old Man of Storr' is approximately 50.29 metres high. It is a popular site for climbers. From a collection of 57 albumen photographs of rock and glacial formations in the United Kingdom, Europe, North America and Asia.