SO9391 : Breach in the Nodular Limestone Member, Wren's Nest

taken 3 years ago, near to Coseley, Dudley, Great Britain

Breach in the Nodular Limestone Member, Wren's Nest
Breach in the Nodular Limestone Member, Wren's Nest
Given that the Nodular Limestone was of no interest to the quarrymen because of its high sandstone content, I'm surprised that such a wide breach has been cut into the slab.
Geology of Wren's Nest, Dudley
See this Geograph article LinkExternal link about the geological history and limestone mining at Wren's Nest.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 8 June, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 25 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Geological interest  Quarrying, Mining  Park and Public Gardens 
Primary Subject of Photo
Quarry 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9356 9198 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:31.5393N 2:5.7811W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9357 9203
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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