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ironstone

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

Iron-rich sedimentary rock. The source of the iron is primary and/or diagenetic (see diagenesis), developed by a number of possible processes. These include: (a) replacement of carbonate...

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ironstone

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

Iron-rich sedimentary rock. The source of the iron is primary and/or diagenetic (see diagenesis), developed by a number of possible processes. These include: (a) replacement of carbonate...

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Ironstone china

Edited by Gordon Campbell.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design. 271 words.

Porcellaneous compound made by adding ironstone slag to the traditional ingredients of porcelain. The material was patented by C. J.

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Ironstone china

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; East Asian Art. 267 words.

[Patent Ironstone China]

Porcellaneous compound made by adding ironstone slag to the traditional ingredients of porcelain. The material was patented by C. J. Mason family in...

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ironstone

Overview page. Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

An opaque and heavy glazed stoneware, patented by the Masons' factory in Staffordshire in 1813. Stronger and more durable than porcelain or earthenware, it was used for dinner services and...

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ironstone

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 11 words.

Stone containing iron-ore, which influences colour (e.g. brown, brownish-red, etc.).

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ironstone

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 73 words.

Iron-rich sedimentary rock. The source of the iron is primary and/or diagenetic (see diagenesis), developed by a number

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ironstone

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 88 words.

Iron-rich *sedimentary rock. The source of the iron is primary and/or diagenetic (see diagenesis), developed by a number of possible processes. These include: ...

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ironstone

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 125 words.

flagstone, ragstone • Blackstone, jackstone • sandstone • capstone • hearthstone • headstone • gemstone • whetstone

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ironstone

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 125 words.

flagstone, ragstone • Blackstone, jackstone • sandstone • capstone • hearthstone • headstone • gemstone • whetstone

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ironstone

Michael Clarke.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theory of Art. 50 words.

An opaque and heavy glazed *stoneware, patented by the Masons' factory in Staffordshire in 1813. Stronger and more durable than ...

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ironstone

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 4 words.

(one word) Geol.

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ironstone

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 11 words.

Stone containing iron-ore, which influences colour (e.g. brown, brownish-red, etc.).

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Gaudy Dutch, Gaudy Ironstone and Gaudy Welsh

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 144 words.

English ceramic export wares made for the American market. Gaudy Dutch ware is a type of Staffordshire cottageware produced in the early 19th century for the American export market,...

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Clinton ironstone

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

Red, fossiliferous iron ore from the Middle Silurian Clinton Formation of east central USA. It often occurs in lenses and may be oolitic in texture. The ore mineral is usually hematite.

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minette ironstone

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

Iron ore from Alsace-Lorraine; limonite (iron oxide) is the main iron mineral with some siderite (iron carbonate).

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Clinton ironstone

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 33 words.

Red, fossiliferous iron ore from the Middle Silurian Clinton Formation of east central USA. It often occurs in lenses and

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minette ironstone

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 19 words.

Iron ore from Alsace-Lorraine; limonite (iron oxide) is the main iron mineral with some siderite (iron carbonate).

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minette ironstone

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 22 words.

Iron *ore from Alsace-Lorraine; *limonite (iron oxide) is the main iron mineral with some *siderite (iron carbonate)....

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Clinton ironstone

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 37 words.

Red, fossiliferous iron ore from the Middle *Silurian Clinton Formation of east central USA. It often occurs in lenses and may be ...

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Morewood [née Goodwin], Ellen (bap. 1741, d. 1824), colliery owner and ironstone extractor

Peter Collinge.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1002 words.

Morewood [née Goodwin], Ellen (bap. 1741, d. 1824), colliery owner and ironstone extractor, was baptized on 1 January 1741 at St Oswald's parish church, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, the elder of...

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