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Playa de Resamano

Material name: Playa de Resamano
Synonyms: N/A
Material (geologic): Redeposited (beach-cobbles) flint

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Photo: John Rissetto, 2007

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Playa de Resamano
Locality: Playa de Resamano, Canatbria, Spain
Synonyms: N/A
Geographical description: Losse pebbles on beach, approx. 1 m asl
Topographical map 1:25 000 36-IV Castro Urdiales.
Geological map 1:50 000 36 Castro Urdiales (1982) 20-04 .

Length of identified source area: approx. N/A meters.
Thickness of chert bearing layers: approx. N/A meters.
Type of source: secondary.

Geographical co-ordinates: Lat. 43° 22' N
Long. 003° 12' W
(Mapdatum WGS 84)
Co-ordinate precision: The coordinates are given to the nearest minute. If you need more detailed information about this location, please contact the author.
  flint pebble
Photo: John Rissetto, 2007
Small pebble of beach-flint. size: approx. 23 mm.
Sample description: Host Rock according to the 1:50 000 map from the Instituto Geologico Y Minero de España (IGME) (Spanish - English)
N/A; redeposited material, presumably of cretaceous origin

Chert quality: high.
Form of nodules: amorphous.
Maximum dimensions of nodules: N/A.
Fracture pattern: conchoidal.


Last modified on:
December 13, 2007
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