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P number: P211757
Old photograph number: A12220
Caption: Brettell Lane, Brierley Hill.
Description: Brettell Lane, Brierley Hill. Opencast section at Brettell Lane site. About 35-40 m. of Middle Coal Measures exposed comprising thin veneer of Etruria Marl on top of section. a) Brooch Coal (upper part) about 0.9-1.0 m. thick. b) Measures about 10 m. c) Stinking Coal about 0.6 m, dark to black shales about 4.5 m. (central parts). d) Measures, up to 15 m. thick. e) Thick Coal, up to 12 m. thick (partly exposed lower left).
Date taken: 01/01/1974
Photographer: Evans, H.J.
Copyright statement: NERC
X longitude/easting: 390550
Y latitude/northing: 286050
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 283.80 KB; 1000 x 796 pixels; 85 x 67 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 211 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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