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Rory Donaldson's Photo Gallery

View of the Iron Workings

Providence Iron Mine, Long Ashton, North Somerset, England, UK

View of the Iron Workings, approx 50 metres long
to the left of the image are extensive dumps
photo was taken on 02/11/2009
Copyright: © Rory Donaldson      Photo ID: 261547     Uploaded by: Rory Donaldson   View Count: 996   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1944 x 2592 pixels (5.0 Mpix)

Barian Celestine vein

Chipping Sodbury Quarry, Sodbury, South Gloucestershire, England, UK

Barian Celestine vein exposed after the build up of spring water has collasped the rock face
hammer is for scale
photo taken on the 24/05/2003
Copyright: © Rory Donaldson      Photo ID: 123387     Uploaded by: Rory Donaldson   View Count: 1345   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

Gypsum Veins in Red marl

Aust Cliff, Aust, South Gloucestershire, England, UK

Gypsum Veins in Red marl showing satin spar effect
taken on 15/09/2003
Copyright: © Rory Donaldson      Photo ID: 123386     Uploaded by: Rory Donaldson   View Count: 569   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

Looking east towards the old Severn bridge

Aust Cliff, Aust, South Gloucestershire, England, UK

Looking east towards the old Severn bridge
showing visable Gypsum viens running through the lower part of the cliff.
photo taken 15/09/2003
Copyright: © Rory Donaldson      Photo ID: 123385     Uploaded by: Rory Donaldson   View Count: 1300   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

Hampstead Farm looking north from level 3

Chipping Sodbury Quarry, Sodbury, South Gloucestershire, England, UK

Hampstead Farm looking north from level 3. a new level is just stateing to be worked.
photo taken by Rory Donaldson on the 18th May 2003
Copyright: © Rory Donaldson      Photo ID: 123373     Uploaded by: Rory Donaldson   View Count: 865   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

E26-1F1Bertrandite, Quartz, Fluorite

Cheesewring Quarry, Minions, Linkinhorne, Cornwall, England, UK

2 small crystals of Bertrandite approx 4mm with a single quartz crystal and purple fluorite specimen size 2cm by 1.5 cm
Copyright: © Rory Donaldson      Photo ID: 21175     Uploaded by: Rory Donaldson   View Count: 1249   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 960 x 720 pixels (0.7 Mpix)

G7Y-F3DQuartz (Var: Amethyst)

Taff's Well Quarry, Taff's Well, Cardiff, Wales, UK

Amethyst crystal in a cavity of iron ore, crystal size approx 1cm
Copyright: © Rory Donaldson      Photo ID: 21174     Uploaded by: Rory Donaldson   View Count: 972   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 960 x 720 pixels (0.7 Mpix)

3QM-DKRCelestine

Aust Cliff, Aust, South Gloucestershire, England, UK

Celestine crystals on Marl. specimem size approx 8cm x 8cm. found on the 13-09-04
Copyright: © Rory Donaldson      Photo ID: 21081     Uploaded by: Rory Donaldson   View Count: 972   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1280 x 960 pixels (1.2 Mpix)

GDH-X6KQuartz (Var: Amethyst)

Dulcote Quarry, Wells, Mendip, Somerset, England, UK

Part geode of Amethyst crystals
Copyright: © Rory Donaldson      Photo ID: 19488     Uploaded by: Rory Donaldson   View Count: 1043   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 960 x 1280 pixels (1.2 Mpix)

NY2-G43Quartz (Var: Amethyst)

Providence Iron Mine, Long Ashton, North Somerset, England, UK

Amethyst fragment 1.5cm Rory Donaldson collection
Copyright: © Rory Donaldson      Photo ID: 19487     Uploaded by: Rory Donaldson   View Count: 916   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1280 x 960 pixels (1.2 Mpix)
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