ⓘ List of sandstones. across state borders Elbe Sandstone: Germany Saxony and the Czech Republic Red Main Sandstone: Hesse, Baden-Wurttemberg, Bavaria Wealden San ..

                                     

ⓘ List of sandstones

across state borders

  • Elbe Sandstone: Germany Saxony and the Czech Republic
  • Red Main Sandstone: Hesse, Baden-Wurttemberg, Bavaria
  • Wealden Sandstone: Lower Saxony, North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Cornbrash Sandstone: North Rhine-Westphalia, Lower Saxony
                                     

1. Czech Republic

  • Podhorni Sandstone: near Podhorni ujezd
  • Libna Sandstone: near Libna
  • Tesinsky Sandstone: near eeka
  • Niedergrund Sandstone: near Dolni Zleb
  • Zdonov Sandstone: near Zdonov
  • Bozanov Sandstone: near Bozanov
  • Msene Sandstone ; near Msene-lazne
                                     

2. France

  • Erquy: near Saint-Brieuc
  • Frain: in the Vosges
  • Bigarre des Vosges: in the Vosges
  • Najac: near Villefranche-de-Rouergue
  • Blavozy: near Puy-en-Velay
  • Avessac: near Redon
  • Omonville: near Omonville-la-Rogue
  • Champenay: near Saint-Die
  • Rothbach: in the Vosges
  • Fontainebleau: near Fontainebleau
  • La Rhune: near Bayonne
  • Moliere: near Rodez
  • Belleau: near Chateau-Thierry
                                     

3. Germany

Hessen

  • Friedewald Sandstone: near Friedewald
  • Odenwald Sandstone: near Beerfelden
  • Cornberg Sandstone: near Cornberg

Saxony-Anhalt

  • Nebra Sandstone: Nebra
  • Siebigerode Sandstone: Siebigerode
  • Ummendorf Sandstone: Ummendorf

Thuringia

  • Nebra Sandstone: Nebra
  • Fambach Sandstone: near Schmalkalden
  • Tambach Sandstone: near Tambach-Dietharz
  • Seeberg Sandstone: Seeberg near Gotha
  • Themar Sandstone: Themar
                                     

3.1. Germany Bavaria

  • Ihrlerstein Green Sandstone: Ihrlerstein near Kelheim
  • Abtswind Sandstone: on the Friedrichsberg near Abtswind
  • Gnodstadt Sandstone: Gnodstadt near Ochsenfurt
  • Sand Sandstone: Sand am Main
  • Worzeldorf Sandstone: Worzeldorf near Nuremberg
  • Trebgast Sandstone: Trebgast
  • Burgpreppach Sandstone: Burgpreppach
                                     

3.2. Germany Baden-Wurttemberg

  • Pliezhausen Sandstone: near Pliezhausen
  • Maulbronn Sandstone: near Maulbronn
  • Lossburg Sandstone: Lossburg
  • Weil Sandstone: Weiler near Sinsheim
  • Pfrondorf Sandstone: Pfrondorf
  • Donzdorf Sandstone: near Donzdorf
  • Dettenhausen Sandstone: was formerly quarried in the Schonbuch
  • Freudenstadt Sandstone: near Freudenstadt
  • Heilbronn Sandstone: near Heilbronn
  • Neckar Valley Sandstone: Mosbach near Heidelberg
  • Nottingen Sandstone: near Nottingen
                                     

3.3. Germany Lower Saxony

  • Obernkirchen Sandstone: Obernkirchen
  • Velpk Sandstone: Velpke
  • Hils Sandstone: Lutter am Barenberge
  • Suntel Sandstone: Potzen
  • Deister Sandstone: Volksen
  • Piesberg Sandstone: Osnabruck
  • Bentheim and Gildehaus Sandstone: Bad Bentheim
  • Osterwald Sandstone: Osterwald
  • Nesselberg Sandstone: Altenhagen I
  • Weser Sandstone: Bad Karlshafen and Arholzen


                                     

3.4. Germany North Rhine –Westphalia

  • Planicosta Sandstone: Lemgo
  • Liedberg Sandstone: Liedberg
  • Osning Sandstone: Teutoburg Forest
  • Ruhr Sandstone: Ruhrtal from Frondenberg to Mulheim
  • Baumberge Sandstone: Baumberge
  • Anrochte Stone: Anrochte
  • Teutoburg Forest Sandstone: Teutoburg Forest
  • Ibbenburen Sandstone: Ibbenburen
  • Ruthen Sandstone: Ruthen in the Sauerland
  • Werl Green Sandstone: Werl
  • Porta Sandstone: Porta Westfalica
                                     

3.5. Germany Rheinland-Pfalz

  • Neustadt-Haardt Sandstone: Neustadt an der WeinstraSe
  • Schweinstal Sandstone: Schopp
  • Flonheim Sandstone: Flonheim
  • Leistadt Sandstone: Leistadt
  • Udelfangen Sandstone: Udelfangen
  • Kordel Sandstone Kordel
  • Obersulzbach Sandstone: Obersulzbach
                                     

3.6. Germany Saxony

Elbe sandstones:

  • Posta Sandstone: Lohmen near Pirna
  • Niederschona Sandstone: Niederschona near Freiberg by the Tharandt Forest
  • Grillenburg Sandstone: Grillenburg in the Tharandt Forest
  • Wehlen Sandstone: Stadt Wehlen near Pirna
  • Reinhardtsdorf Sandstone: Reinhardtsdorf-Schona near Pirna
  • Cotta Sandstone: Cotta near Pirna
                                     

3.7. Germany Saxony-Anhalt

  • Nebra Sandstone: Nebra
  • Siebigerode Sandstone: Siebigerode
  • Ummendorf Sandstone: Ummendorf
                                     

3.8. Germany Thuringia

  • Nebra Sandstone: Nebra
  • Fambach Sandstone: near Schmalkalden
  • Tambach Sandstone: near Tambach-Dietharz
  • Seeberg Sandstone: Seeberg near Gotha
  • Themar Sandstone: Themar
                                     

4. Switzerland

  • St. Margreth Sandstone: St. Margrethen
  • Gres de Attalens: near Vevey
  • Gres de Vaulruz: near Vaulruz
  • Bollingen Sandstone: Rapperswil-Jona by the Upper Lake Zurich
  • Gres de Corbieres: near Echarlens
  • Rorschach Sandstone: Rorschach
  • Bern Sandstone: quarry sites near Bern in Ostermundigen, Krauchthal and by the Gurten
  • Bach Sandstone: by the Lake Zurich
  • Teufen Sandstone: near Teufen
  • Gres à cailloux roules: near Avenches
  • Gres de Bulle: near Echarlens


                                     

5. South Africa

  • numerous types, some without trade names, from the Karoo Supergroup in many quarries near Graaff-Reinet, Cradock, Queenstown, Aliwal North, Burgersdorp and Sterkstroom
  • Ermelo Sandstone, Mpumalanga province, near der Farm de Roodepoort
  • Naboomspruit also Golden Dawn or Golden Stone Limpopo province, around Warmbaths
  • Steenpan also Flatpan or Klippan, Free State province, near Wolvehoek
  • Oudtshoorn Sandstone, Western Cape province, near Oudtshoorn
  • Table Mountain Sandstone Western Cape province, various quarry sites
  • Matatiele Sandstone, KwaZulu-Natal province, near Matatiele
  • Nieuwoudtville Sandstone, Northern Cape province, near Nieuwoudtville
  • Sandalwood also Picturestone, Northern Cape province, near Vioolsdrif
                                     

6. United Kingdom

  • New Red Sandstone
  • Locharbriggs Sandstone
  • Craigleith Sandstone
  • Old Red Sandstone

England

  • Millstone Grit: from Northern England
  • Yorkstone: from Yorkshire
  • Horsham Stone: from Sussex
  • Bargate stone: from Surrey
                                     

7. United States

  • Bayfield group: in northern Wisconsin
  • Ohio Sandstone
  • Coconino Sandstone: in the Colorado Plateau
  • Crab Orchard Sandstone: Cumberland Plateau, Tennessee
  • Dakota Sandstone: in the Rocky Mountains and Great Plains
  • Jacobsville sandstone: in northern Michigan
  • Cutler Formation: in the Colorado Plateau
  • Freda sandstone: in northern Michigan
  • Aquia Creek Sandstone: in Virginia
  • Jordan Formation in the upper Midwest
  • Berea Grit in Northeast Ohio, originally used for grindstones, later used to build the Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Entrada Sandstone: in the Colorado Plateau
  • Ohio bluestone, also found in Northeast Ohio in certain streambeds and used as dimension stone
  • Navajo Sandstone: in the Colorado Plateau
  • Pennsylvania Bluestone in northeast Pennsylvania and adjoining parts of New Jersey and New York
  • Wingate Sandstone: in the Colorado Plateau
  • Potsdam Sandstone: in upstate New York
  • Stockton Sandstone: in western New Jersey along the Delaware River
  • Tapeats Sandstone: in Arizona famously found in the Grand Canyon


                                     
  • Below is a list of several major groups of sandstones These groups are divided based on mineralogy and texture. Even though sandstones have very simple
  • Elbe Sandstone German: Elbsandstein describes sandstones that naturally occur in North Bohemia and those parts of Saxony within the area around Dresden
  • Grillenburg Sandstone German: Grillenburger Sandstein and Niederschona Sandstone Niederschonaer Sandstein belong to the Elbe Sandstones of central Europe
  • Entrance to St. Anne s Church, Dresden List of sandstones Cotta Sandstone Reinhardtsdorf Sandstone Wehlen Sandstone W. Dienemann und O. Burre: Die nutzbaren
  • Potsdam Sandstone Similar quartz arenite sandstone found in Wyoming was also identified historically as the Potsdam sandstone List of sandstones Salad
  • portion White House Cathedral Church of St. Paul Boston portico columns Boston, MA List of sandstones Statement of Durand Jones, Deputy Director, National
  • northeastern Kentucky to be the most productive region of that state. List of sandstones Pepper, De Witt Demarest 1954, p. 71. Pepper, De Witt Demarest
  • various Lake Superior sandstones were divided into the Jacobsville, Freda, and Munising. The Jacobsville reflects the sandstones described as either lower
  • The Ridgeley sandstone is a sandstone or quartzite of Devonian age found in the Appalachian Mountains of Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia
  • The Tesse Sandstones is a geologic formation in France. It preserves fossils dating back to the Jurassic period. Earth sciences portal France portal Paleontology
  • one quarry that won this particular sandstone List of sandstones Cotta Sandstone Posta Sandstone Wehlen Sandstone W. Dienemann und O. Burre: Die nutzbaren