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P number: P005471
Old photograph number: L02045
Caption: Middle Force, Aysgarth Falls. Looking W.
Description: Middle Force, Aysgarth Falls. Looking W. The Gayle Limestone forms the lip of the fall, seen here during an unusually dry period. The partly shadowed undercut portion (right) is in the underlying Gayle shale, consisting of fossiliferous mudstone with thin limestone bands. The uppermost part of the Hawes Limestone forms the rocks in the foreground and in the base of the waterfall.
Date taken: 01/08/1976
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: 401260
Y latitude/northing: 488680
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 308.85 KB; 1000 x 803 pixels; 85 x 68 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 212 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Best of BGS Images/ Geological structures, Geoscience subjects/ Sedimentary features/ Bedding-planes  


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