Dataset(s) described by keyword | Petrology

Displaying 8 datasets found described by keyword 'Petrology'

BGS Petrological Collection Database (Britrocks)
The Britrocks database provides an index to the BGS mineralogical & petrological collection. The computer database covers samples in the UK onshore mapping collection together with world wid ...

BGS Petrological Rock Samples From Overseas Surveys And Projects.
Rocks, thin sections and paper registers: samples from past BGS surveys and projects overseas. Though neglected for several years, the collection has been re-opened for addition of new mater ...

BGS Reports Collection.
Reports of work carried out worldwide by the BGS and its precursors. These reports cover a wide range of scientific and technical disciplines and were produced for a variety of purposes. Re ...

England and Wales "1-Inch" geological map sheet petrological sample archive
Sometimes known as the "One-Inch Collection", this is an archival collection of rock samples collected by BGS field staff during surveys within England and Wales, arranged by 1-inch (or 50 K ...

Foreign Sliced Rock Collection.
The foreign sliced rock or 'F' collection consists of about 10, 000 specimens and thin sections, cited by their 'F' numbers. These include material archived from recent overseas projects and ...

Index to the BGS technical reports collection
Index to the reports of work carried out by the BGS and its precursors. The index was set up in 1988 and has worldwide coverage. These reports cover a wide range of scientific and technica ...

Nirex Petrological Samples And Records.
As an integral part of the investigations carried out at Sellafield, and to a lesser extent for the Dounreay boreholes, the cores from the boreholes were systematically examined by geologist ...

Reference Samples Of Building Stones.
A collection of large-size, representative hand samples of building stones from current and historic quarries in the UK, together with specimens from historic buildings supplied by conservat ...