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P number: P206850
Old photograph number: A06921
Caption: McGhie's Quarry, Kirkby Thore, 1 1/4 m. NNE of Kirkby Thore. Looking NW.
Description: McGhie's Quarry, Kirkby Thore, 1 1/4 m. NNE of Kirkby Thore. Looking NW. North corner of quarry showing variation in thickness of Gypsum Bed. In centre and extreme right Top Post is nearly all preserved, but on left, and above adit mouth (right centre) marl replaces much of the Top Post which has been eroded (by solution). The underlying 'Yard' and 'Bottom' posts are not well exposed here.
Date taken: 01/10/1936
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 364324
Y latitude/northing: 526930
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 243.89 KB; 1000 x 713 pixels; 85 x 60 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 189 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Gypsum, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, weathering/ Differential weathering  

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