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Site Type: Mountains
Site Status:
District: Down District Council, Newry & Mourne District Council
Grid Reference: J1815
Rocks
Rock Age: Tertiary (Eocene)
Rock Name: Granite
Rock Type: Basalt, Felsite, Granite, Greisen, Greisenized Granite, Porphyry, Quartz porphyry
Interest
Minerals: Beryl, Cassiterite, Chrysoberyl, Fayalite, Fluorite, Hematite, Peridot, Stilbite, Topaz, Vermiculite, Zinnwaldite
Other interest: cone-sheet, drusy, dyke, laccolith, magma mixing, multiple intrusion, ring-dyke, ring-fault, stoping, xenocrysts, xenoliths, Contact, Intrusion

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