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P001571

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P number: P001571
Old photograph number: MNS04302
Caption: Foss Barite Mine, Aberfeldy, Perthshire. The 670 m. level B1 stope. The slusher pulley and wire rope system allowing forward and backward pull of slusher.
Description: Foss Barite Mine, Aberfeldy, Perthshire. The 670 m. level B1 stope. The slusher pulley and wire rope system allowing forward and backward pull of slusher. The slusher is a mechanical drag shovel loader used to pull recently blasted ore to the top of a drawpoint or raise where the ore falls to be collected at a lower level by an underground dump truck.
Date taken: 01/01/1986
Photographer: Unknown
Copyright statement: Unknown
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from SCRAN the Scottish Cultural Resources Access Network
X longitude/easting: 280800
Y latitude/northing: 754800
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 371.07 KB; 1000 x 984 pixels; 85 x 83 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 260 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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