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Below this mass lies a pale red hardened sandstone, and beneath that a trap-like whinstone.Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa|David Livingstone
The result was an intermediate substance, neither glass nor whinstone—a sort of slag.An Introduction to the History of Science|Walter Libby
In a short time we arrived at a pretty large river, called Boki, which we forded; it ran smooth and clear over a bed of whinstone.
Fire flew from the smitten blue whinstone where the point, with all the weight of his young body behind it, impinged on the wall.The Black Douglas|S. R. Crockett
It consisted of an elevated tableland composed of ironstone and granite occasionally traversed by veins of whinstone.