29G Granite Gneiss
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Steph Flude sample sh29

Rotation 1 - note two yellowish zoned crystals of allanite

Rotation 2 - lots of sillimanite?

Rotation 3 - microcline tartan twinning and inclusions of biotite and plagioclase

Fantastic crushed quartz texture

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Beach near end of Holsend Road, Wick of Scone, NE tip of Unst, Shetland
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Timescale: 
Ordovician
Ma = Millions of years ago
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metamorphic
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