For a moment she remained dazzlingly white, then faded away slowly to nothing in a squall, only to reappear again, nearly black, resembling a post stuck upright against the slaty
background of solid cloud.
You would not have to look long among those fissures of slaty
schist without finding peptites of considerable value.
We saw the shimmering slaty
gleam of their skins between the tree-trunks, and their heads undulating high above the brush-wood.
I remember before the night fell looking out again at the outlines of her spars and rigging that stood out dark and pointed on a back- ground of ragged, slaty
clouds like another and a slighter spire to the left of the Brenzett church- tower.
Mowgli threw out his hand, and as Hathi wheeled the moonlight showed a long white scar on his slaty
side, as though he had been struck with a red-hot whip.
under the cliffs were lying black lumps, apparently of slaty
stone rounded by attrition" (Flinders 1797).
This involved the installation of a water quality improvement scheme at Slaty
Sike, a tributary of Haltwhistle Burn.
The major rocks exposed near the coal mines are of Bakhtai Formation and Utch Khattak Formation which are composed of medium to dark grey limestones and inter-bedded slaty
shale (Tahirkheli, 1970).
peak], (in the staurolite zone) which is attributed to crustal shortening and thickening accompanied by deformation, which produce, respectively, a slaty
cleavage Si and a crenulation cleavage [S.
Due to its colour and slaty
cleavage the material has been erroneously named the green slate of Aunus, Olonetz, Aanisjarvi or Onega in archaeological literature (e.
We follow them up, but long before we reach the slaty
summit they have disappeared.
So whenever Slaty
has the upper hand, they raise a cheer, 'Up the Soplicas, and down with the Horeszko cowards