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Denistone Pit, Teignbridge, Devon, England, UKi
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Denistone PitQuarry
Teignbridge- not defined -
DevonCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 33' 23'' North , 3° 36' 40'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.55660,-3.61123
GeoHash:G#: gbvrtgd3s
Owned/operated by:SCR Sibelco
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Kingsteignton11,360 (2018)2.1km
Newton Abbot36,474 (2018)3.1km
Chudleigh Knighton1,125 (2018)3.5km
Bishopsteignton2,209 (2018)5.2km
Abbotskerswell1,267 (2018)5.4km


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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
British IslesGroup of Islands
Devon and Cornwall metalliferous mining district, England, UKMining District
Dartmouth and Teign Valley Mining District, Devon, England, UKMining District

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Miocene - Eocene
5.333 - 56 Ma



ID: 2032786
Eocene To Miocene Rocks (Undifferentiated)

Age: Cenozoic (5.333 - 56 Ma)

Lithology: Clay, silt, sand and gravel

Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC. [23]

Early Carboniferous
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3192903
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Middle Devonian
382.7 - 393.3 Ma



ID: 3160698
Middle Devonian claystone

Age: Middle Devonian (382.7 - 393.3 Ma)

Lithology: Claystone

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

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