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P number: P208083
Old photograph number: A08161
Caption: Bridford Mine, Christow. Looking N.
Description: Bridford Mine, Christow. Looking N. Bridford Barytes Mine. Barytes occurs in the group of north-south lead veins on the right bank of the Teign. The mineral was originally worked in the quarry, shown here. The country rock of Culm shales, with nearly vertical dip, is traversed by barite veins over a width of 40 ft. Only the wider veins were worked. Some veins (showing white) can be seen on the right of the quarry face.
Date taken: 01/08/1945
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 281500
Y latitude/northing: 86500
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 292.14 KB; 1001 x 745 pixels; 85 x 63 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 197 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Barytes  


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