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P number: P006482
Old photograph number: NI00707
Caption: Giant's Causeway. Looking E.
Description: Giant's Causeway. Looking E. The top of the Grand Causeway in the foreground, with the cliffs of Roveran Valley Head and Spaniard Rock across Port Noffer. The upper part of the cliffs including the Chimney Tops, is in three flows of tholeiitic basalt. The red Interbasaltic Bed appears half-way up the cliffs and is underlain by irregular flows of the Lower Basalts.
Date taken: 01/01/1969
Photographer: Pulsford, J.M.
Copyright statement: NERC
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from JIDI the JISC Image Digitization Initiative
X longitude/easting: 294700
Y latitude/northing: 444700
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 2157 (IRENET95 / Irish Transverse Mercator)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 532.99 KB; 1001 x 801 pixels; 85 x 68 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 212 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Special collections/ Northern Ireland/ Antrim, Geoscience subjects/ Rocks, igneous/ Basalt  


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