BGS mineralogy and petrology collection record

Sample number E61341; COLLNOLC819;
Sample Donor Fortey,N.J.
Rock name Tuff.
Stratigraphy Ashgill.
Comments Pale splintary rhyolitic ash (Rhyolitic Ash)
Locality details Old un-named quarry to the NE of the access road to Broughton Moor Slate Workings
50k map sheet Cumbria or Ambleside (38)

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Map reference SD 2602 9448
Year collected 1989 
Bore name Not applicable
Confidentiality No restrictions

Petrological thin sections

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Transition from XPL to PPL light


Cross Polarized, E61341

Plane Polarized, E61341

Plane Polarized, E61341