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Caption: Newark. . Nottingham Excursion, 12th May 1913.
Description: Veins of fibrous gypsum. This is 'Satin spar' and used for making beads and small ornaments. Added note: Satin spar is a special kind of fibrous gypsum which is remarkably translucent and at present is quarried in only one place viz East Bridgford. Fibrous gypsum is not sufficently translucent.
Copyright statement: NERC
Additional information: From the Geologists' Association Carreck Archive. The Reader Geological Photographs Long Excursions 1913.
Orientation: Landscape
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Categories: Special collections/ Geologists' Association 'Carreck Archive'/ T W Reader geological photographs, long excursions 1913  


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