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P number: P205773
Old photograph number: A05842
Caption: East Cliff, West Bay. Looking E.
Description: East Cliff, West Bay. Looking E. Cliff of Bridport Sands. The horizontal-bedding produces a vertical cliff with projecting cornices formed by the more resistant bands of calcareous sandstone. An uneven distribution of the calcareous cement in the latter may account for the etching effect. The festooning in the lower part of the section is clearly a contemporaneous product and appears to be associated with temporary small estuarine channels.
Date taken: 01/07/1932
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 346500
Y latitude/northing: 89500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 260.15 KB; 1000 x 710 pixels; 85 x 60 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 188 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, marine/ Cliffs, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, weathering/ Differential weathering  

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