Ashford Black Marble mines, Ashford-in-the-Water, Derbyshire, England, UK
The "marble" worked here was not a metamorphic rock, but a fine-grained dark limestone which easily took a polish. It was used as an ornamental stone and for monuments.
UK Grid Reference: SK193695
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2 entries listed. 1 valid mineral.
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Ford, T.D., Sarjeant, W.A.S., and Smith, M.E. (1993): The minerals of the Peak district of Derbyshire. UK Journal of Mines and Minerals 13, 16-55.
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Locality Updated: Pendennis Point, Falmouth, Wendron & Falmouth District, Cornwall, England, UKFrom Peter Haas, 2nd Sep 2014 14:11:55