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P number: P207985
Old photograph number: A08063
Caption: Viewpoint, above Wheal Bassett Farm, Porthtowan valley. Looking NW.
Description: Viewpoint, above Wheal Bassett Farm, Porthtowan valley. Looking NW. Pliocene platform: Camborne area. The seaward end of the Porthtowan Valley (see A8062), showing the steep-sided form, cut down into the Pliocene platform. The dumps in the foreground are of Wheal Ellen and those on the hillside to the right, of Wheal Charles. The pump house on the skyline is John's Shaft of Tywarnhaile Mine.
Date taken: 01/08/1945
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 170500
Y latitude/northing: 46500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 213.25 KB; 1000 x 736 pixels; 85 x 62 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 195 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Landforms, weathering/ Plateaux  

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