NMS Enterprises advertise the new Moine guide on their website as describing ‘the varied rocks and structures that occur within the largely metasediments of the Moine Supergroup of the northern and central highlands of Scotland’ and including ‘some of the finest outcrops of deformed and metamorphosed sandstones in Scotland’. I feel that the publisher's statement perhaps undersells its significance. The guide is an updated and expanded version of the original, published in 1988. It omits two excursions in the Central (Grampian) Highlands and those in the Moine Thrust Belt in Assynt, but includes several new areas in the Northern Highlands:...
Book Review| May 01, 2011
An Excursion Guide to the Moine: Geology of the Northern Highlands of Scotland..
(eds). Edinburgh Geological Society, Geological Society of Glasgow, NMS Enterprises Ltd, 2010. 298 pp. ISBN 978-1-905267-33-0, £17.99, paperback.
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John Mendum; Book review. Scottish Journal of Geology ; 47 (1): 94–96. doi: https://doi.org/10.1144/0036-9276/01-424
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