P000146

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P number: P000146
Old photograph number: C03778
Caption: Bogside No. 2 Site, Westfield Coalfield, north-east of Ballingry. Opencast coal production. Fifeshire.
Description: Bogside No. 2 Site, Westfield Coalfield, north-east of Ballingry. Opencast coal production. Fifeshire. View showing boulder clay cover in course of excavation with a dump of excavated material in the background (see C03776, right). Rockhead in foreground. Two workmen are standing next to a shovel excavator, a dumper truck is on the horizon. The rockhead is the boundary between the superficial deposits and the underlying solid rock. The excavator bears the markings 24RB (Ruston-Bucyrus, the makers).
Date taken: 01/01/1944
Photographer: Fisher, W.D.
Copyright statement: Crown
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 201.45 KB; 1000 x 725 pixels; 85 x 61 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 192 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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