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P number: P005056
Old photograph number: D03857
Caption: Force Crag Mine, Braithwaite, Cumbria.
Description: Force Crag Mine, Braithwaite, Cumbria. Force Crag Mine. In the foreground is one of the settling ponds for tailings from the treatment plant, housed in the buildings in the middle distance. Behind the buildings are large areas of spoil from the mine levels. The prominent crag, crossed by the waterfalls is Force Crag, a hanging valley cliff of Skiddaw Group mudstones. Force Crag vein forms a conspicuous straight gully immediately to the right of Force Crag.
Date taken: 01/01/1988
Photographer: Bain, T.S.
Copyright statement: NERC
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from JIDI the JISC Image Digitization Initiative
X longitude/easting: 320600
Y latitude/northing: 522160
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 307.19 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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