Isle of Purbeck


Isle of Purbeck
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  • Isle of Purbeck — Fishermans ledge in Purbeck Gewässer Ärmelkanal …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Isle of Purbeck —   [ aɪl əv pəːbek], Halbinsel in der County Dorset, Südengland, fällt mit schroffen Kreidefelsen zum Ärmelkanal ab; ehemalige bedeutende Steinbrüche (»Purbeck Marmor«); Seebad Swanage …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Isle of Purbeck — The Isle of Purbeck, not a true island but a peninsula, is in the county of Dorset, England. It is bordered by the English Channel to the south and east, where steep cliffs fall to the sea; and by the marshy lands of the River Frome and Poole… …   Wikipedia

  • Purbeck Ball Clay — Mine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Purbeck Stone — and Corfe Castle Village Centre Purbeck Stone (deutsch Purbeck Stein) ist ein Sedimentgestein. Gewonnen wird es wie auch der Purbeck Marble hauptsächlich auf der Halbinsel Isle of Purbeck in der Grafschaft Dorset an der Südküste von England …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Purbeck — may refer to:* Isle of Purbeck, a peninsula in the English county of Dorset * Purbeck (district), a local government district in the English county of Dorset * Purbeck Hills, a range of hills in the English county of Dorset * Purbeck Marble, a… …   Wikipedia

  • Purbeck (district) — Purbeck is a local government district in Dorset, England. The district is named after the Isle of Purbeck, a peninsula that forms a large proportion of the district s area. However the district extends significantly further north and west than… …   Wikipedia

  • Purbeck — /pûrˈbek/ adjective Of the Isle (really a peninsula) of Purbeck, in Dorset Purbeckˈian adjective (geology) Upper Jurassic (also noun) Purbeck marble or Purbeck stone noun A freshwater shelly limestone quarried in the Isle of Purbeck …   Useful english dictionary

  • Purbeck Marble — is a fossiliferous limestone quarried in the Isle of Purbeck, a peninsula in south east Dorset, England.It is one of many kinds of Purbeck Limestone, deposited in the late Jurassic or early Cretaceous periods.Purbeck Marble is not a metamorphic… …   Wikipedia

  • Purbeck Ball Clay — is a concentration of ball clay found on the Isle of Purbeck in the English county of Dorset.GeologyThe main concentration of ball clay in Dorset is to the north of the Purbeck Hills centred around Norden. Ball clays are sedimentary in origin.… …   Wikipedia


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