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P number: P005456
Old photograph number: L00413
Caption: Malham Cove.
Description: Malham Cove. The Great Scar Limestone (S2-D1) forms a spectacular drift above which is a limestone pavement ('clints') in the foreground. The clints are formed by the solvent action of rainwater on joints in the limestone.
Date taken: 01/05/1973
Photographer: Thornton, K.E.
Copyright statement: NERC
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from JIDI the JISC Image Digitization Initiative
X longitude/easting: 389600
Y latitude/northing: 464200
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 267.11 KB; 1001 x 781 pixels; 85 x 66 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 207 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Best of BGS Images/ Geological structures, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, karst/ Clint and grikes  


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