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P number: P007720
Old photograph number: A12623
Caption: SE coast, Sully Island. Looking N.
Description: SE coast, Sully Island. Looking N. Triassic - Carboniferous unconformity, Sully Island. Red Triassic strata in the background with a small fault in top right of photograph. Carboniferous 'Black Rock Dolomite' in the foreground dips north-east at 45 degrees The 'planed-off' surface represents the exhumed Triassic land surface. Small pebbles and flakes of Carboniferous Limestone in calcareous sandstone matrix cover the limestone on the left, the figure on the right (height 1.7 m.) is standing on a surface of bare limestone. The basal Triassic Clastic Unit can be seen to thicken towards the left.
Date taken: 01/01/1977
Photographer: Jeffery, C.J.
Copyright statement: NERC
Acknowledgment: This image was digitized with grant-in-aid from JIDI the JISC Image Digitization Initiative
X longitude/easting: 316910
Y latitude/northing: 166840
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 449.98 KB; 1000 x 833 pixels; 85 x 71 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 220 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Geoscience subjects/ Structural features/ Unconformities and junction planes between beds of different age  


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