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Slate is a fine-grained, foliated, homogeneous metamorphic rock derived from an original .... was made of Monson slate, as is the headstone of John F. Kennedy. Slate is found in the Arctic, and was ...

Slate | Minerals Education Coalition

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Slate is a foliated metamorphic rock derived from the metamorphism of shale. ... Slate is found worldwide in geologic settings where the continental crust is ...

Slate: Metamorphic Rock - Pictures, Definition & More - Geology.com

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Slate is a foliated metamorphic rock that forms from the metamorphism of shale.

Where is slate found - Answers.com

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Slate is found in Brazil, United States, Africa, Spain, and China.

Slate, Marble and Granite - Vermont Historical Society

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Vermont has three official rocks - marble, granite and slate. These three types of rocks are found in the ground in different places in Vermont. Marble, granite and  ...

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Metamorphic rocks are made by either heating up or squashing the earth's crust. They are often found in mountainous regions. One example is slate. Slate was ...

PA DCNR - Geology - Rock Types

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Pennsylvania has gneiss, schist, phyllite, slate, marble, and quartzite. Crystalline .... In Pennsylvania, slate is found ONLY in the southeastern quarter of the state.

Mystery as more than 100 cars found at bottom of abandoned slate ...

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Feb 19, 2016 ... This is the lost car graveyard found 200-feet underground in the bottom of an abandoned slate mine. The mangled wreckage of around 100 ...

The Slate Industry in Quebec and in Canada - L'Ardoisière

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Slate is extracted from fine clay mud that has accumulated at the bottom of primeval ... In Canada, conditions favourable to slate formation are found in several ...

Metamorphic Rocks Lesson #14 | Volcano World | Oregon State ...

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Because it has been squeezed harder than slate it is often found folded and crumpled. Schists are usually named by the main minerals that they are formed from ...

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Slate Facts - Soft Schools

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Slate is a metamorphic rock that forms from mudstone or shale. ... Slate can be found in various places such as on the sides of cliffs, underground, and in pits.

Where Does Slate Come From? - East Coast Builders Slate Roof ...

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Slate is a fine grained, crystalline rock derived from sediments of clay and fine silt which ... For this reason, slate is found only in certain mountainous regions.

DMME - Division of Geology and Mineral Resources - Common ...

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A few of the most common rocks found in Virginia are highlighted below. ... Slate is a metamorphic rock that breaks along flat cleavage planes formed by layered ...