BGS mineralogy and petrology collection record

Sample number MR14718
Sample Donor Not entered
Rock name 'Original entry: Sandy Mudstone'
Stratigraphy Not entered
Comments Illustrating 'cleavage' induced by mining in coal roof. Ref Faulkner & Phillips; Trans.Inst.Mining Eng. Vol.89 pp264-288; Pres. By Major H.M.Hudspath, Safty in Mining Research Board, Portabello
Locality details Upper Mountain Seam, Moorfield Colliery, Altham, nr. Accington
50k map sheet Hornsea (73)

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Map reference SD 757 312
Year collected Not entered 
Bore name Not applicable
Confidentiality No restrictions