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P number: P210787
Old photograph number: A10951
Caption: Ely Cathedral.
Description: Ely Cathedral. Building stones of Ely Cathedral. Built mainly of Barnack Rag (Inferior Oolite, Lincolnshire Limestone), with additions (mainly later) of Wealden Stone (Inferior Oolite, Lincolnshire Limestone), Clipsham Stone (Inferior Oolite, Lincolnshire Limestone), for Sir George Scott's restoration particularly Ketton Stone (Inferior Oolite, Lincolnshire Limestone), rebuilding of North Trancept 1699; Ancaster Stone, (Inferior Oolite, Lincolnshire Limestone), for recent, 1959 on, restoration. Columns in the Galilee Porch (seen in picture) are of Purbeck and of Alwalton (Great Oolite) Marble.
Date taken: 01/09/1968
Photographer: Friend, C.A.F.
Copyright statement: NERC
X longitude/easting: 554050
Y latitude/northing: 280100
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Portrait
Size: 314.55 KB; 809 x 1000 pixels; 68 x 85 mm (print at 300 DPI); 214 x 265 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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