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P number: P209921
Old photograph number: A10014
Caption: Philpots Quarry, West Hoathly. Looking N.
Description: Philpots Quarry, West Hoathly. Looking N. Philpots Quarry, West Hoathly. The top 6 ft. or so of the massive sandstone at the top of the Lower Tunbridge Wells Sand is worked here for building purposes from beneath an overburden of about 20 ft. of dark coloured soft mudstones and shales of the Lower Grinstead Clay. The sharp junction of the sandstone and the shales has been cleared in readiness for further quarrying.
Date taken: 01/01/1963
Photographer: Pulsford, J.M.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 535500
Y latitude/northing: 132500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 332.44 KB; 1000 x 786 pixels; 85 x 67 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 208 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Building stones  


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