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The specimen of this breccia is attached to a plate of granular quartz, and may possibly have been part of a vein.
It was discovered by chance in 1858, having been until then hermetically sealed by a mass of limestone breccia.
Lapping against it, at the mouth of the river, is a curious formation of magnesian breccia.
Below this were strata of trachitic breccia and augite; the formation was then seamy to an unknown depth.
What is the difference between trappean breccia and trappean conglomerate?Geology|James Geikie