|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Wales > Calcite
|Ton Mawr Quarry, Pentyrch, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, Wales
|Flattened rhombic crystals of colorless calcite with reddish hematite inclusions. Two generations of calcite growth can be seen, an early layer of small dark red crystals is under the larger crystal layer.
|For reference only
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