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P number: P222366
Old photograph number: L01550
Caption: Prudhamstone Quarry.
Description: Prudhamstone Quarry. Quarrying of the massive sandstone above the Four Fathom Limestone has exposed the overlying sandstones, siltstones which form a number of minor cyclothems. There are also some thin coals and impure limestones. The base of the Great Limestone, with the Chaetetes Band occurs at the extreme top of the quarry face.
Date taken: 01/07/1976
Photographer: Thornton, K.E.
Copyright statement: NERC
X longitude/easting: 388420
Y latitude/northing: 568740
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 281.66 KB; 1000 x 809 pixels; 85 x 68 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 214 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Sedimentary features/ Bedding-planes  


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