Title: The Hanging Stone, Charnwood Lodge. Volcanic Agglomerate
Creator: William Whitehead Watts
Description: This formation is now known as Oaks Pinnacle. It is found in the Charnwood Forest area of Leicestershire near Charnwood Lodge, which used to be a private estate and is now owned by Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust.
This is one of a number of lantern slides (there are 412 in total) found in a damp and dirty ‘potting shed’ presumably in the late 1990s and subsequently donated to the Geological Society in 2001.
Format: Black and white photographic lantern slide
Archive reference: LDGSL/1088/WW/2
Image reference: 02-15
Recommended print size: Up to 10 x 8 inches (25 x 14cm)