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P207896

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P number: P207896
Old photograph number: A07974
Caption: Rodborough Farm opencast site, 1 m. SE of Packington Church, Ashby de la Zouch.
Description: Rodborough Farm opencast site, 1 m. SE of Packington Church, Ashby de la Zouch. Opencast coal series. Subsoil removal by scraper. Stripping of subsoil begins after removal of the topsoil to a dump. Here a tractor-drawn scraper is beginning the removal of subsoil clay to a separate heap to that of the topsoil.
Date taken: 04/06/1945
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 436500
Y latitude/northing: 315500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 199.66 KB; 1000 x 704 pixels; 85 x 60 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 186 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Quarries, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Quarries, opencast  

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