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P number: P752748
Caption: Sandstone (calcareous). Kingsteps Quarry, Nairn, N.B. Scotland. Econ. 7366.
Description: Memoir to sheet 84, 1923, page 81. 'Nairn sandstone (ss?) contain a considerable quantity of calcite which causes them to effervesce with acid'. Case: R & S 3005. Original Collection information: Laine - Pearson Collection. November 1935.
Photographer: Witney, P.
Associate: Image enhancement and metadata keying by Paula Wafforne.
Copyright statement: NERC
Additional information: A specimen from the National Building Stone Collection formerly the Building and Decorative Stone Collection of Geological Survey of Great Britain.
Orientation: Landscape
Size: 146.66 KB; 1000 x 667 pixels; 85 x 56 mm (print at 300 DPI); 265 x 176 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
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Categories: Unsorted Images, Special collections/ National Building Stone Collection/ Stone type/ Sandstone/ Scotland/ Nairnshire, Special collections/ National Building Stone Collection/ Country/ Scotland/ Nairnshire/ Sandstone  


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