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P number: P100365
Old photograph number: P100365
Caption: Ferniehill, Gilmerton, Edinburgh. Limestone mine subsidence event, November 9th 2000 to March 2001; 'Tumbledown Terrace'.
Description: The subsidence has caused damage to buildings, roads etc. The Carboniferous Gilmerton Limestone was quarried and mined at Ferniehill from time immemorial until about 1829.
Date taken: 22/12/2000
Photographer: Unknown
Copyright statement: NERC
X longitude/easting: 329400
Y latitude/northing: 669200
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 210.05 KB; 1000 x 673 pixels; 85 x 57 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 178 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Best of BGS Images/ Geological hazards  


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