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Lisete Alves' Photo Gallery

Landscape at Gestoso

Upper dumps, Alto das Quelhas do Gestoso Mine, Gestoso, Manhouce, São Pedro do Sul, Viseu District, Portugal

29 Aug 2004
Copyright: © L&L Alves      Photo ID: 123832     Uploaded by: Lisete Alves   View Count: 1889   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

ETH-2VGStaurolite : Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)

Freita Mountain, Arouca, Aveiro District, Portugal

Copyright: © L&L Alves      Photo ID: 20539     Uploaded by: Lisete Alves   View Count: 986   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 316 x 383 pixels (0.1 Mpix)


Freita Mountain, Arouca, Aveiro District, Portugal

Biotite Nodule in granite ( Specimen collected at what is known as "Pedra Parideira", or Birthing stone. The local people give this name because the mother-rock (granite) seems to "give birth" expelling smaller rocks (the biotite nodules)
Copyright: © L&L Alves      Photo ID: 20488     Uploaded by: Lisete Alves   View Count: 1683   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 286 x 299 pixels (0.1 Mpix)
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