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P number: P208152
Old photograph number: A08230
Caption: Colsterworth No. 2 Pit (Appleby Frodingham Iron and Steel Co.), 1 1/4 m. W. of Colsterworth. Looking W.
Description: Colsterworth No. 2 Pit (Appleby Frodingham Iron and Steel Co.), 1 1/4 m. W. of Colsterworth. Looking W. Large quarry shovel in background removing overburden, smaller quarry shovel loading Northampton Sand ore into wagons. In left background drills putting down shot holes for blasting thick Lincolnshire Limestone in cover.
Date taken: 27/05/1945
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: 245.63 KB; 1001 x 719 pixels; 85 x 61 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 190 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Economic geology/ Metalliferous mining, ironstone, opencast  

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