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P207916

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Dimensions:
1000 x 733 pixels
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P number: P207916
Old photograph number: A07994
Caption: Carrington Farm opencast site, 3/4 m. N. of Smalley Church.
Description: Carrington Farm opencast site, 3/4 m. N. of Smalley Church. Opencast coal series. Breaking up a sandstone roof by rooter. When the sandstone is not too thick or massive it can be broken up by a tractor-drawn rooter, preparatory to removal by some other machine. The sandstone in the photograph is part of the overburden on the Piper Coal.
Date taken: 05/06/1945
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 440500
Y latitude/northing: 345500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 212.13 KB; 1000 x 733 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/ Economic geology/ Quarries, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Quarries, opencast  

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