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P207919

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P number: P207919
Old photograph number: A07997
Caption: Brown Spring Wood opencast site, 350 yd. W. 9 degrees N. Keppil's Column. Looking N.
Description: Brown Spring Wood opencast site, 350 yd. W. 9 degrees N. Keppil's Column. Looking N. Opencast coal series. Forward preparation - tamping. The horizontal holes are charged with explosive, in this instance ammonal - and then tamped with fine cuttings filled in cylindrical paper bags. The rock to be blown is a sandstone above the Fenton Seam.
Date taken: 08/06/1945
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 438500
Y latitude/northing: 394500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 226.14 KB; 1000 x 693 pixels; 85 x 59 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 183 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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