Siltstone Photos                    
Cochise College
Photos of Rocks
Sedimentary Rocks
Geology Home Page
Roger Weller, geology instructor                       

wellerr@cochise.edu

 

Siltstone Photos                                       
last edited:  10/31/16    number of photos:  15                                            
Siltstone is made of silt particles cemented together.                           
Silt is a particle size between sand and clay, so siltstone
falls between sandstone and shale.

 

photos
siltstone, close up:  A  B

siltstone, various colors:  A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H

siltstone, maroon:  A  B  C
siltstone, pipestone or catlinite:  A

siltstone, silicified:  A
 

 

Photos are copyright free for non-commercial educational uses. 
Just credit photos to R.Weller/Cochise College.
copyright 2016-R.Weller


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