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P number: P202866
Old photograph number: A02918
Caption: Finchfield Pit, Compton, near Wolverhampton. Looking N.
Description: Finchfield Pit, Compton, near Wolverhampton. Looking N. Upper Mottled Sands (f3), Bunter. See description of A2917. [Moulding-sands of the Upper Mottled Sandstone (f3) of the Bunter, overlain by pebbly drift. The current-bedding is well seen. The sand, though soft and friable, will stand as a vertical wall for many years in disused quartzites.]
Date taken: 01/09/1924
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 388500
Y latitude/northing: 298500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 217.96 KB; 1001 x 729 pixels; 85 x 62 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 193 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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