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Millstone grit.

Glyn Hughes

Millstone grit.

by Glyn Hughes

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Published by Futura in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published in Great Britain byGollancz, 1975.

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Open LibraryOL19999150M
ISBN 100860075362

  MILLSTONE GRIT, in geology, a series of massive sandstones, grits and conglomerates with alternate shales, the whole resting directly upon the Carboniferous Limestone or upon intervening shales (Yoredale, Limestone Shales), usually in stratigraphical continuity. Its occasional coal-seams show that conditions of coal-formation had already begun. Title. Report on the fossil plants of the lower carboniferous and millstone grit formations of Canada. Related Titles. Series: CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. By. Dawson, J. .

The Peak Bouldering Rockfax is a massive book covering a huge area including all the main bouldering venues of the Peak District. It includes many more low-grade problems than have ever been documented before including 17 circuits with problems at V0+ 5a and under, and a further 21 circuits with problems at V2 5c and below. Triassic sandstone has been quarried in the northern Vosges for centuries, for building (e.g. the magnificent Gothic cathedral in Strasbourg, ) and for ated with the sandstones (the Grès à meules or millstone grit) are clayrocks, which are a nuisance to the quarrymen, but are rich in Britain, Triassic sandstones are also extensively quarried as building stones.

The Namurian (Upper Carboniferous) Millstone Grit cyclothems of northern England were formerly interpreted as the results of deltaic progradational episodes formed during lowstands of glacial‐eustatic sea‐level, punctuated by widespread fossil‐bearing marine bands formed during sea‐level by:   Roughly shaping the stones, the craftsmen chip off chunks of the millstone grit’s soot-stained patina to reveal the carboniferous rock’s bright buff interior, creating a camouflage pattern of Author: Carey Davies.


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Millstone Grit is a poet's view of a walk through the West Yorkshire Dales meeting with people and recording their stories and anecdotes. An elderly lady recalls what it was like working in a textile mill at the turn of the century, another old man was a scrap collector.

In the 60's Mr. Hughes bought an old stone terrace house awaiting 5/5(4). Some Gritstone Climbs is a rock climbing guidebook written by British lawyer John Laycock (–).

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An elderly lady recalls what it was like working in a textile mill at the turn of the century, another old man was a scrap collector.

In the 60's Mr. Hughes bought an old stone terrace house awaiting 5/5(5). The Millstone Grit was deposited as part of a vast river delta system, formed where the river met an ancient sea. The sand and grit material was washed down from a range of ancient mountains formed between to million years ago, during the Devonian period, when the modern day North America collided with Europe.

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Millstone (grit), Millstone grit sandstone [Any hard, siliceous rock suitable for use as a material for millstones; specifically the Millstone Grit of the British Carboniferous Coal was formerly more or less current in England as a synonym for Pottsville conglomerate] flözleerer Kohlensandstein m, Basissandstein des britischen Oberkarbons, Mühlenstein.

Millstone Grit Formation (Offshore) [See Also MG] Stratotypes: Type Area: Numerous natural sections, central and south Pennines, in SD, SE, SJ and SK National Grid map areas. Reference Section: Base: Little Mearley Clough, where a waterfall displays the base of.

Location Brimham Rocks is a popular tourist location in North Yorkshire, between Pateley Bridge and Ripon. It is owned and managed by the National Trust. The main features are the fantastic and unusual labyrinth of rock formations which are rather unique to the area.

Background Brimham Rocks are formed of Millstone Grit, which is made from. Millstone Grit Last updated Novem The Salt Cellar, a gritstone tor on Derwent Edge in the Peak District, England.

Millstone Grit is the name given to any of a number of coarse-grained sandstones of Carboniferous age which occur in the British name derives from its use in earlier times as a source of millstones for use principally in watermills. millstone (mĭl′stōn′) n.

One of a pair of cylindrical stones used in a mill for grinding grain. A source of worry or distress: a responsibility that became a millstone. An obstacle to success. See Synonyms at burden. millstone (ˈmɪlˌstəʊn) n 1. (Tools) one of a pair of. The Geology of the Carboniferous Limestone, Yoredale Rocks, and Millstone Grit of North Derbyshire | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

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