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P number: P201509
Old photograph number: A01521
Caption: Lichfield Road, W. of Hopwas. Looking SW.
Description: Lichfield Road, W. of Hopwas. Looking SW. The upper part of the photograph shows a large pocket of drift (pebble often vertical) in a hollow in the Bunter Pebble Beds. At the surface it weathers to a mass of pebbles and forms a soil exactly like that of the conglomerate. In this area the pitting is often preserved in the pebbles in the drift. The lower part shows a bed of horizontal Bunter Sandstone resting on a wedge of gravel, with a much higher dip due to current (false) bedding.
Date taken: 13/10/1912
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 417500
Y latitude/northing: 305500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 306.29 KB; 1000 x 738 pixels; 85 x 62 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 195 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, glaciation/ Glacial deposits, boulder clay, sand, gravel, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Gravel and sand  

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