P000074

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P number: P000074
Old photograph number: C02915
Caption: Ballochmyle Quarry, the abandoned western quarry, Mauchline. Ayrshire. A road separates this part of the quarry from the eastern part shown in C02914.
Description: Ballochmyle Quarry, the abandoned western quarry, Mauchline. Ayrshire. A road separates this part of the quarry from the eastern part shown in C02914. Permian red desert sandstones showing large-scale aeolian (wind-blown) dune-bedding. The base of the quarry is shown water-filled. New Red Sandstone is of Permian age.
Date taken: 01/01/1921
Photographer: Manson, W.
Copyright statement: Crown
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 250500
Y latitude/northing: 626500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Portrait
Size: 141.42 KB; 730 x 1000 pixels; 62 x 85 mm (print at 300 DPI); 193 x 265 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Sedimentary features/ False-bedding, cross, current and dune  

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