S07. Sandstone - Rockall basin
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Description: 

This slide comprises a range of lithic types and is useful for general classification of sandstones in conjunction with sample CP267. It also is useful for teaching about diagenesis and provenance. A rounded granitic clast is visible in XPL. Also, a microcline grain with overgrowths is visible in XPL.

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Timescale: 
Permian
Ma = Millions of years ago
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Type: 
sedimentary
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