BGS mineralogy and petrology collection record

Sample number S97008; COLLNOSR486;
Sample Donor Emeleus, C.H.; University of Durham;
Rock name Rhyodacite. 'Original entry: Rhyodacite'
Stratigraphy Not entered
Comments Porphyritic Rhyodacite
Locality details Meall Breac, Rum
50k map sheet Rum (60)

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Map reference NM 3825 9847
Year collected Not entered 
Bore name Not applicable
Confidentiality No restrictions

Petrological thin sections

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Transition from XPL to PPL light


Cross Polarized, S97008

Plane Polarized, S97008

Plane Polarized, S97008