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Green sand deposits

BRSMG-Cc6294

Holding institution:

Donor:

F G Pearcey

Licence:

Open Government Licence

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

20 October 1873 - 19 December 1873

Form:

Sample

Type status:

No

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

20 October 1873 - 19 December 1873

Area:

South West of Africa

Water body:

Southeast Atlantic Ocean

Depth (Fathoms):

87 fathoms

Notes:

Label reads: No. 14796. Arenaceous Greensands. (S?)emming Point, E by N 1/2 N. 8 miles. SW Coast of Africa. 87 fms.
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