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P number: P203151
Old photograph number: A03203
Caption: Sand-pit at windmill, S. of Wheatley Brickyard, Wheatley. Looking SW.
Description: Sand-pit at windmill, S. of Wheatley Brickyard, Wheatley. Looking SW. Section of Shotover Sand (Wealden). This pit has been opened in 1925 and the sand is being used in connection with the improvements on the Oxford-London road. The sands contain layers of dark brown impure ironstone and lenticles of clay. The upper beds are usually dark brown in colour.
Date taken: 01/09/1925
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 458500
Y latitude/northing: 205500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 259.60 KB; 1000 x 719 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/ Gravel and sand  

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