Black stone.

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Black stone.

Post by Muddyknee » Fri May 24, 2019 9:58 pm

Nothing new to report,ground's like Chobham armour.🤨
Thought I'd post this find up.
Found it gardening ages ago,struck how black it is.
Not jet,too heavy,just wondered if anyone could identify what variety of stone it is.
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Re: Black stone.

Post by sweepstick47 » Sat May 25, 2019 1:10 am

I'll have a 'stab' at Black Basalt but it is just a 'stab' ;) - Regards ss47
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Re: Black stone.

Post by Koala » Sat May 25, 2019 12:09 pm

quite a few to pick from black tourmaline, Black onyx and so on. Black agate it probably the most likley

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Re: Black stone.

Post by Dave The Slave » Sat May 25, 2019 1:45 pm

Type of stone I would have picked up when out and about.
Decent size to it as well.
Good spot, ::g
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Re: Black stone.

Post by Ladybird66 » Sat May 25, 2019 9:33 pm

Could be Magnatite. Just the sort of thing I love to find ::g

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