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The Pant limestone quarry on Halkyn Mountain Flintshire presents a sequence through the Carboniferous Cef Mawr limestone. Also included in the gallery are chert occurrences, shale bands and evidence of mineralisation. The quarry is close to the Halkyn Mountain lead mining area and traces of mining have been discovered during quarrying. The photo were taken in May 2004. NGR SJ 19905 70232

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Keywords:carboniferous, cefn, chert, cymru, fluorite, folding, galena, geologists, geology, halkyn, lead, limestone, pant quarry, quarry, quarrying, sedimentary, shales, wales

HRS 7586 Halkyn, Pant Quarry surface machinery

HRS 7586 Halkyn, Pant Quarry surface machinery

HRS 7587 Halkyn, Pant Quarry hole

HRS 7587 Halkyn, Pant Quarry hole

HRS 7588 Halkyn, Pant Quarry limestone section

HRS 7588 Halkyn, Pant Quarry limestone section

HRS 7589 Halkyn, Pant Quarry chert

HRS 7589 Halkyn, Pant Quarry chert

HRS 7590, Halkyn, Pant Quarry chert

HRS 7590, Halkyn, Pant Quarry chert

HRS 7591 Halkyn, Pant Quarry folding

HRS 7591 Halkyn, Pant Quarry folding

HRS 7592 Halkyn, Pant Quarry, stratification

HRS 7592 Halkyn, Pant Quarry, stratification

HRS 7593 Halkyn, Pant Quarry shale

HRS 7593 Halkyn, Pant Quarry shale

HRS 7594 Halkyn, Pant Quarry Chert close up

HRS 7594 Halkyn, Pant Quarry Chert close up

HRS 7595 Halkyn, Pant Quarry crushed limestone

HRS 7595 Halkyn, Pant Quarry crushed limestone

HRS 7596 Halkyn, Pant Quarry fluorite

HRS 7596 Halkyn, Pant Quarry fluorite

HRS 7597 Halkyn, Pant Quarry fluorite

HRS 7597 Halkyn, Pant Quarry fluorite

HRS 7598 Halkyn, Pant Quarry truck

HRS 7598 Halkyn, Pant Quarry truck

HRS 7599 Halkyn, Pant Quarry galena stringer

HRS 7599 Halkyn, Pant Quarry galena stringer

HRS 7600 Halkyn, Pant Quarry galena close up

HRS 7600 Halkyn, Pant Quarry galena close up

HRS 7601 Halkyn, Pant Quarry galena granular

HRS 7601 Halkyn, Pant Quarry galena granular

HRS 7602 Halkyn, Pant Quarry, Iceland spar

HRS 7602 Halkyn, Pant Quarry, Iceland spar

HRS 7603 Halkyn, Pant Quarry North Wales geology field trip

HRS 7603 Halkyn, Pant Quarry North Wales geology field trip