BGS mineralogy and petrology collection record

Sample number E57716; MR4047;
Sample Donor Sanderson,R.W.
Rock name 'Original entry: Glauconitic Sandstone, Phosphatic Cement'
Stratigraphy Not entered
Comments Glauconitic sandstone. Upper greensand, freestone, best building stone
Locality details Ventnor Station, Isle of Wight
50k map sheet Ventnor (345)

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Map reference SZ 561 779
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, E57716

Plane Polarized, E57716

Plane Polarized, E57716