BGS mineralogy and petrology collection record

Sample number S38103
Sample Donor Dunham,K.C.
Rock name Not entered
Stratigraphy Not entered
Comments Metamorphosed calcareous sandstone; between leaves of sill in Great Estuarine Series
Locality details Roadside at Rigg, where Rigg Burn crosses Portree - Staffin road
50k map sheet Applecross (81)

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Map reference NG 519 561
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, S38103

Plane Polarized, S38103

Plane Polarized, S38103