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Little Deer Park Quarries, GlenarmAntrim
Little Deer Park quarries, Glenarm, Co.Antrim.
Summary Full report
Site Type: Quarry (disused)
Site Status: PASSI
District:
Grid Reference: X33294149
Rocks
Rock Age: Tertiary
Rock Name: Antrim Lava Group, Lower Basalt Formation
Rock Type: Olivine Basalt
Interest
Minerals: Analcime, Chabazite, Natrolite, Thomsonite, Zeolites, Gmelinite, Heulandite, Levyne, Cowlesite, Erionite, Offretite
Other interest: amygdales, pipe amygdaloid, zeolitization, No Data

Summary of site:

This disused quarry in the Lower Basalt Formation exposes basalt containing unresearched zeolite minerals of potential interest.


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