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P number: P202408
Old photograph number: A02460
Caption: Large quarry, ENE of Newtimber Church. Looking NNW.
Description: Large quarry, ENE of Newtimber Church. Looking NNW. Newtimber Limeworks Quarry. Showing the junction of the Lower and Middle divisions of the Chalk. The lower part of the quarry is in the massive chalk of the Holaster subglobosus Zone, the bedding first becoming distinct at the Actinocamax plenus Marls, at the top of that Zone. Above is the stratified, marl-seamed, nodular chalk of the Inoceramus labiatus (or Rhynchonella cuvieri) Zone.
Date taken: 01/04/1923
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 527500
Y latitude/northing: 113500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 221.32 KB; 1000 x 725 pixels; 85 x 61 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 192 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Cement and lime, limestone quarries and chalk pits  


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