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P number: P201689
Old photograph number: A01738
Caption: Horestone Point, about 1/4 m. SE of Sea View Pier. Looking N.
Description: Horestone Point, about 1/4 m. SE of Sea View Pier. Looking N. Nettlestone Grit at Horestone Point. Boulders of sandy, tufaceous brecciate and conglomeratic limestone, on the outcrop of parent bed in the upper part of the Nettlestone Grits of the Osborne Series. Conglomeratic inclusions with white decomposed flints, and an overlying tufaceous band, are well seen to the right of the walking-stick (35 inches in length). Ref: 'A short account of the geology of the Isle of Wight', pp.126-127.
Date taken: 01/04/1921
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 463500
Y latitude/northing: 90500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 269.63 KB; 1001 x 715 pixels; 85 x 61 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 189 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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