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P number: P201736
Old photograph number: A01785
Caption: Gore Cliff (summit) about 2 m. SW of Niton. Looking W.
Description: Gore Cliff (summit) about 2 m. SW of Niton. Looking W. Summit of Gore Cliff (b). Description of A1784 applies to this view. [Summit of Gore Cliff (a). The cliff is in Upper Greensand, of which the Freestone Beds (just above talus, on left) and overlying Chert Beds, are seen. The partly-turfed slope above the cliff is in wind-worn Chloritic Marl and Chalk Marl of the Lower Chalk. The white bluff (about 10 ft. high) in background, consists of fossiliferous, chalky rain-wash, of recent age. Atherfield Point, and Brxton Bay beyond it, in distance. Ref: 'A short account of the geology of the Isle of Wight', pp.55, 64, 194.]
Date taken: 10/03/1921
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 449500
Y latitude/northing: 75500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
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