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P number: P007724
Old photograph number: A12627
Caption: S. coast of Sully Island. Looking W.
Description: S. coast of Sully Island. Looking W. Triassic strata resting unconformably upon Carboniferous Black Rock Dolomite at Sully Island. The cliff is capped by the pale grey Carbonate Unit of the 'Marginal ' Triassic with cryoturbated red marl forming the higher ground on the island. Massively-bedded Black Rock Dolomite is seen beneath the plane of unconformity and the seaweed-covered reefs on the left of the photograph represent the approximate inland limit of Carboniferous Limestone, the Triassic strata steeping down unevenly to the south. The coast from Barry Island to Hayes Point is seen in the background.
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: 316970
Y latitude/northing: 166880
Coordinate reference system, ESPG code: 27700 (OSGB 1936 / British National Grid)
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 286.79 KB; 1000 x 797 pixels; 85 x 67 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 211 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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