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P number: P005794
Old photograph number: A12037
Caption: Burton Bradstock, E. end of Burton Cliff.
Description: Burton Bradstock, E. end of Burton Cliff. Cliffs of Bridport Sand. The cliffs are of the upper part of Bridport Sands (Upper LIas), capped by several feet of Inferior Oolite Limestone. The horizontal-bedding gives rise to a vertical cliff face. The resistance to weathering of the hard ribs of calcareous sandstone in the Sands, is well shown. See A5849.
Date taken: 01/01/1972
Photographer: Jeffery, C.J.
Copyright statement: NERC
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from JIDI the JISC Image Digitization Initiative
X longitude/easting: 348500
Y latitude/northing: 89200
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Portrait
Size: 292.08 KB; 799 x 1000 pixels; 68 x 85 mm (print at 300 DPI); 211 x 265 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Best of BGS Images/ Geological structures, Geoscience subjects/ Sedimentary features/ Bedding-planes, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, marine/ Cliffs  


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