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P number: P202751
Old photograph number: A02803
Caption: Rowrah Hall Quarry, 3 furlongs S. of Rowrah Station, Lamplugh parish. Looking NW.
Description: Rowrah Hall Quarry, 3 furlongs S. of Rowrah Station, Lamplugh parish. Looking NW. Quarry in Fourth Limestone. Limestone used for smelting. For sequence see Geol. Mag., 1922, pp.81-3. Succession seen: 5. Pot-holes Bed: at top of lower quarry where crossed by 4. Spotted Beds: pale, well-bedded limestones. (incline 3. Rough beds: a dark band 1 1/20 in. wide in view: (see A2804) to the right of the bottom of the incline. 2. Calcite-mudstone (base of D2): a thin bed. 1. White Beds: top only seen.
Date taken: 01/08/1924
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 306500
Y latitude/northing: 518500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 250.09 KB; 1001 x 727 pixels; 85 x 62 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 192 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Rocks, sedimentary/ Limestone, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Cement and lime, limestone quarries and chalk pits  

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