|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||50° 32' 20'' North , 2° 26' 4'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||50.53893,-2.43463|
|UK National Grid Reference:||SY693710|
|Owned/operated by:||Portland Stone Firms (100%)|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Quarry in the Portland Limestone, Calcite and possible Baryte to be expected here.
Underground quarrying into the exposed face has been named the Perryfield mine by the operators.
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Geologic Region - 161 mineral species & varietal names listed
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This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Berriasian - Portlandian|
139.8 - 146 Ma
|Purbeck Limestone Group|
145 - 163.5 Ma
|Late Jurassic claystone|