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P number: P204090
Old photograph number: A04142
Caption: Gypsum quarry, Cocklakes, about 1 1/4 m. S. of Cumwhinton. Looking NE.
Description: Gypsum quarry, Cocklakes, about 1 1/4 m. S. of Cumwhinton. Looking NE. Gypsum quarry and mines (St. Bees Shales). The section shows the overburden which was removed in quarrying the gypsum before mining was begun. Two mine mouths can be seen in the gypsum-anhydrite bed (see also A4141).
Date taken: 01/06/1927
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 345644
Y latitude/northing: 550916
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 268.27 KB; 1001 x 722 pixels; 85 x 61 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 191 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Gypsum  

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