Portland Bowers Basebed


Company:
  Albion Stone Plc
Stone Type:
  Limestone
Origin:   Bowers Quarry and Mine, Portland

 


Shell Content

Clean Basebed - Small grey shell fragments. Some recent production has higher concentration of shells.

Shell Distribution
The shell fragments are randomly distributed across the stone. Some areas in the quarry have yielded cross bedding.

Texture
Bowers Basebed has a tight texture but some of the recent production is a little courser than previously extracted.

Colour
Typical Portland colour, creamy/white. The shell concentrations and texture variation can give it slightly deeper tones.


More information: http://www.albionstone.com/portland-stone/beds/bowers-basebed/