SE4811 : Southern face, former South Elmsall Quarry

near to North Elmsall, Wakefield, Great Britain

Southern face, former South Elmsall Quarry
Southern face, former South Elmsall Quarry
The finest example in Yorkshire of a 255 million year old Permian patch reef. With bryozoan and stromatolic strata, the latter characterised by hummocky layering. An SSSI, with a very helpful information panel.
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2011
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Image classification?
Geograph
Date Taken
Saturday, 1 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 3 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Quarrying, Mining  Geological interest 
Former (from Tags)
Quarry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 4839 1157 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:35.9084N 1:16.2172W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 4838 1160
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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