conglomerate rock

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  • From this area up to from the tunnel's mouth, the tunnel is mostly in conglomerate rock.
  • They were more extensive than they appeared to be from our camp; and were about six hundred feet in height, and composed of a conglomerate rock. Cited from Expeditions to Sth. Australia II,Charles Sturt
  • On the second day he was partly successful, finding an isolated waterhole, surrounded by conglomerate rock. Cited from History of Australian Exploration,by Ernest Favenc
  • Also large slabs of the conglomerate rocks that form this mountain may be seen strewn about on these upper slopes.
  • PILLAR BAY, so-named from an isolated column of conglomerate rock, about a hundred feet in height, standing near its eastern side. Cited from Queen Charlotte Islands, by Newton H. Chittenden
  • On the second day he was partly successful, finding an isolated waterhole, surrounded by conglomerate rocks. Cited from The Explorers of Australia and their Life-work, by Ernest Favenc
  • On the east side, masses of conglomerate rock are strewn in wild confusion. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 2, No. 11, September, 1857, by Various
  • In the southeast and northwest, conglomerate rock from the Cretaceous period is found.
  • The river drops around a large piece of conglomerate rock, boulders and tree trunks into a deep gorge.
  • Before the fall the stream for more than a hundred yards runs in a narrow but deep channel, which in the course of ages it has worn into the hard conglomerate rock. Cited from Unknown Mexico, Volume 1 (of 2), by Carl Lumholtz
  • Between Yalaguina and Totagalpa there was much of the conglomerate rock that I have already mentioned. Cited from The Naturalist in Nicaragua, by Thomas Belt
  • The common contains deposits of puddingstone, a conglomerate rock formed during a period of global warming 60 million years ago.
  • On a hill near by, were two remarkable columns of a grayish-white conglomerate rock, one of which was about twenty feet high, and two feet in diameter. Cited from Exploring Expedition to the Rockies, by Fremont
  • Long thought to be a glacial remnant, these conglomerate rocks are found in the area of the Weaubleau structure.
  • The islands are composed of conglomerate rock, similar to the cliffs on each side of the river, whence one would infer that there has been a fall here in past ages. Cited from Klondyke Nuggets, by Joseph Ladue
  • Constructed of courses of blocks of a conglomerate rock, set in a finely divided sand and lime mortar.
  • Potawatomi Falls drops nearly in two sections around a piece of conglomerate rock, similar to Great Conglomerate Falls.
  • Its ground is hard to work with, and its geologic structure is that of large sediments, conglomerate rocks, and sands of various grades.
  • But modern work has shown that, although alloys sometimes contain solid solutions, the solid alloy as a whole is often far more like a conglomerate rock than a uniform solution. Cited from The Project Gutenberg Encyclopedia Volume 1 of 28
  • The walls are built in the buckel stone style out of a mixture of limestone and Nagelfluh, a conglomerate rock found in the area.
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