The Hekla 3 volcanic eruption recorded in a Scottish speleothem?

  title={The Hekla 3 volcanic eruption recorded in a Scottish speleothem?},
  author={Andy Baker and Peter L. Smart and William L. Barnes and Richard Lawrence Edwards and Andrew R. Farrant},
  journal={The Holocene},
  pages={336 - 342}
Recent research has demonstrated the presence of annual luminescent growth banding in a stalagmite from Sutherland, N.W. Scotland (Baker, Smart, Edwards and Richards, 1993). The banding record of this sample contains a short duration increase in annual band width, indicating a doubling of growth rate for a period of four years. Predicted growth rates derived from calcite precipitation kinetics are compared with observed growth-rate variability to demonstrate that such a doubling of growth rate… 

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