A study of fluted moraines in the Torridon area, NW Scotland

@inproceedings{Hodgson1986ASO,
  title={A study of fluted moraines in the Torridon area, NW Scotland},
  author={David M. Hodgson},
  year={1986}
}
A study of certain small-scale fluted moraines, all less than 4m high but up to 400m long, in the Torridon area has shown that they are subglacial features composed of a clast-rich till, and formed in the Loch Lomond Stadial beneath ice with a maximum depth of 100-200m. The evidence from lithological analysis of till samples from the fluted moraines suggests that they were formed by subglacial deformation of a pre-existing till with little in the way of net down-glacier movement of the material… CONTINUE READING