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P number: P208150
Old photograph number: A08228
Caption: Colsterworth No. 2 Pit (Appleby Frodingham Iron and Steel Co.), 1 1/4 m. W. of Colsterworth. Looking ESE.
Description: Colsterworth No. 2 Pit (Appleby Frodingham Iron and Steel Co.), 1 1/4 m. W. of Colsterworth. Looking ESE. Large Ransomes and Rapier electric quarry shovel removing overburden from Northampton Sand Ironstone bed. Overburden comprises 20-25 feet massive Lincolnshire Limestone, 8 feet Lower Estuarine Series, 4-5 feet unworkable Northampton Sand.
Date taken: 26/05/1945
Photographer: Rhodes, J.
Copyright statement: Crown
X longitude/easting: 490764
Y latitude/northing: 324307
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 213.15 KB; 1000 x 713 pixels; 85 x 60 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 189 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Metalliferous mining, ironstone, opencast  

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