• 98  of  66315
Uploaded on:
13/02/2009 05:52:22
Type:
Digital Asset
File Size:
315.10 KB
Dimensions:
1000 x 797 pixels
2480 views 5 downloads
P number: P000200
Old photograph number: D03724
Caption: Foss Barite Mine. Perthshire. Open pit workings and underground portals. Open pit workings in foreground show barite ready for blasting following removal of peat and boulder clay and washing of residual waste material.
Description: Foss Barite Mine. Perthshire. Open pit workings and underground portals. Open pit workings in foreground show barite ready for blasting following removal of peat and boulder clay and washing of residual waste material. The 660 m. level portal is behind the green compressor beside the buildings. The new 690 m. level portal is behind the green compressor on the long slope directly above the rectangular hut. Creag an Charaich ridge in background. Rocks are Middle Dalradian: Ben Eagach Schist Formation.
Date taken: 01/07/1986
Photographer: Bain, T.S.
Copyright statement: NERC
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 280900
Y latitude/northing: 754800
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 315.10 KB; 1000 x 797 pixels; 85 x 67 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 211 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Average Rating: Not yet rated
Categories: Unsorted Images  

Reviews

There is currently no feedback