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  • As riebeckite-granophyre has been found in Skye it may be of Tertiary age.
  • Another granite area appears on the south side of the road between Brodick and Shiskine, where it is associated with granophyre and quartz-diorite and traverses the volcanic vent of post-Cretaceous or Tertiary age already described.
  • In pegmatite (graphic granite) and granophyre it often forms a regular intergrowth with felspar.
  • A. The overlying rocks are eroded until the pink granophyre is exposed at the earth's surface.
  • F. Magma is intruded into older rocks and crystallizes into a pink igneous rock called granophyre.

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