BGS mineralogy and petrology collection record

Sample number S46615
Sample Donor Dawson,J.
Rock name Not entered
Stratigraphy Not entered
Comments Pebble from impersistent 2 inch pebbly grit layer in 3 foot pyritous shale band towards top of Barrow's 'Jasper and Green Rock Series'
Locality details N bank, R North Esk, 1720 yds 12 deg E of S of Auchmull Castle
50k map sheet Banchory (66)

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Map reference NO 5885 7302
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, S46615

Plane Polarized, S46615

Plane Polarized, S46615