Leopardite sandstone

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A white to pale green sandstone with long parallel stripes of black quarried at Belmont in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina (Lent 1925). Leopardite sandstone is composed of Quartz and Feldspar.

Resources and Citations

  • F.Lent, Trade names and Descriptions of Marbles, Limestones, Sandstones, Granites and Other Building Stones Quarried in the United States Canada and other Countries, Stone Publishing Co, New York, 1925.