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P number: P206408
Old photograph number: A06479
Caption: Abbotsbury. Looking S.
Description: Abbotsbury. Looking S. Topography of hard and soft Jurassic strata at Abbotsbury. In the foreground is the Upper Greensand, beneath which is lower ground of Kimmeridge Clay. On the right is the scarped face of the Corallian, leading down to the low ground of the Oxford Clay surrounding the Swannery. On the left in the distance are prominent ridges of Corallian and Cornbrash, the latter projecting as a spur in the Swannery. Beyond is the Chesil Beach.
Date taken: 01/08/1934
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 357500
Y latitude/northing: 85500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 248.97 KB; 1001 x 732 pixels; 85 x 62 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 194 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ General views/ Clay, marl and shale country  


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