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P number: P222434
Old photograph number: L01623
Caption: Old quarry 1.4 km. N. of Ilam. Looking E.
Description: Old quarry 1.4 km. N. of Ilam. Looking E. Carboniferous Limestone: a 2.4-metre bed of coarsely bioclastic crinoidal limestone with scattered limestone lithoclasts, in the Hopedale Limestones of Asbian or Brigantian age (D1 - D2 Zones). Note the large problematical mass of micritic limestone at the level of the hammer head to the right of centre.
Date taken: 01/09/1976
Photographer: Thornton, K.E.
Copyright statement: NERC
X longitude/easting: 413340
Y latitude/northing: 352150
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Portrait
Size: 366.31 KB; 790 x 1000 pixels; 67 x 85 mm (print at 300 DPI); 209 x 265 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Stratigraphical/ Carboniferous, Geoscience subjects/ Rocks, sedimentary/ Limestone  


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