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P number: P202594
Old photograph number: A02646
Caption: Harper Clough Quarry, Rishton. Looking ?
Description: Harper Clough Quarry, Rishton. Looking ? Millstone Grit, Lancashire. A steeply-dipping bedding-plane in hard sandstone shows the stool of a tree, Stigmaria, 7 ft. across. The white lines below the artificial. Overlying the sandstone is shale, seen on the left of the picture and containing a marine band belonging to the zone characterized by the goniatite Reticuloceras recticulatum mut B. In the recess on the right is sandstone and shale, about 8 ft., and then a coal seam which forms the top of the Revidge (3rd) Grit.
Date taken: 01/09/1923
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 371500
Y latitude/northing: 431500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 305.88 KB; 1000 x 722 pixels; 85 x 61 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 191 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Sedimentary features/ Bedding-planes  


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