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P number: P201799
Old photograph number: A01848
Caption: Cliff section at S. end of Alum Bay. Looking E.
Description: Cliff section at S. end of Alum Bay. Looking E. Junction of Chalk and Reading Beds, Alum Bay. The bedding dips to left at high angles (about 80 degrees). On the left of view are the Reading Clays (dark) and their sandy bottom bed; the latter adhering to the uneven and fissured surface of the Chalk. A sand-filled fissure on the right. Ref: 'A short account of the geology of the Isle of Wight', pp.92-94.
Date taken: 01/03/1921
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 430500
Y latitude/northing: 85500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Portrait
Size: 372.67 KB; 734 x 1001 pixels; 62 x 85 mm (print at 300 DPI); 194 x 265 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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