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P number: P201860
Old photograph number: A01909
Caption: Peill's Brick Pit, about 1/2 m. SW of Bickley Station. Looking S.
Description: Peill's Brick Pit, about 1/2 m. SW of Bickley Station. Looking S. London Clay overlying Blackheath Beds. The London Clay forms the beds at the top of the section extending downwards to the light coloured beds. On the left it is partly hidden by a mass of dumped Chalk used in making white brick. The base of the London Clay consists of a bed of pebbles up to 3 feet thick, below which are 24 feet of even-bedded sand and loam overlying 38 feet of current-bedded pebbly sand.
Date taken: 01/04/1921
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 542500
Y latitude/northing: 168500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 268.96 KB; 1001 x 747 pixels; 85 x 63 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 198 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Bricks, clay and marl quarries  

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