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P number: P202747
Old photograph number: A02799
Caption: Kelton Head Quarry, about 1/2 m. E. of Rowrah Station, Lamplugh. Looking NE.
Description: Kelton Head Quarry, about 1/2 m. E. of Rowrah Station, Lamplugh. Looking NE. Quarry in Fourth Limestone. Limestone used for smelting. View continuous with the right of 2798. For limestone sequence see Geol. Mag., 1922 pp.82-3. Succession seen: 4. Spotted Beds, lower half; white at the top of the quarry on the left. 3. Rough Beds: dark limestones with no clean-cut bedding-planes except that at the base, which rises towards the right from behind a heap of rubbish at 2 in. from the left margin. 2. Calcite-mudstone and mudstone. 1. White Beds, upper part only seen.
Date taken: 01/08/1924
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 306948
Y latitude/northing: 518470
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 264.38 KB; 1001 x 720 pixels; 85 x 61 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 190 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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