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P number: P211352
Old photograph number: A11727
Caption: Pit on site of Highfield Farm, Woodville.
Description: Pit on site of Highfield Farm, Woodville. Pit on site of Highfield Farm, Woodville - typical workings in pottery clays, South Derbyshire Coalfield. This picture gives an impression of the large-scale of opencast workings in the pottery clays formation, Middle and Upper Coal Measures, South Derbyshire Coalfield. The clays are worked by scrapers and bulldozers, and the coal seams by power shovels. Beds exposed include the Overseal Marine Band.
Date taken: 01/01/1971
Photographer: Evans, H.J.
Copyright statement: NERC
X longitude/easting: 431500
Y latitude/northing: 318500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 358.81 KB; 1000 x 785 pixels; 85 x 66 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 208 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Coal, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Quarries, opencast  


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