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Caption: Hempshill. . Nottingham Excursion, 14th May 1913.
Description: Lower Mottled Sandstone with false bedding about 30 ft thick. This is the lowest division of the Bunter having few pebbles and of a fine loamy texture it is of a deep ruddy colour and contains marl interbedded with the sand. Used for moulding sand. The upper coarser portions are used as building sand. Added note: Hempshill Railway Quarry near Bulwell.
Copyright statement: NERC
Additional information: From the Geologists' Association Carreck Archive. The Reader Geological Photographs Long Excursions 1913.
Orientation: Landscape
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Categories: Special collections/ Geologists' Association 'Carreck Archive'/ T W Reader geological photographs, long excursions 1913  


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