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Clee Hill Dolerite,
Clee Hill Dhustone.
The dolerite was intruded into the Coal Measures in the Late Carboniferous or Early Permian. Variscan intrusions.
|General Colour Description:||
Dark bluish-green/grey colour.
|Hand Specimen Description:||
A fine grained, very hard, olivine dolerite.
The intruded sill of dolerite was known locally as 'dhustone'.
|Reacts dilute to HCl?||No|