HC Deb 21 July 1971 vol 821 c297W
Mr. Donald Stewart

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will investigate the possible use of the anorthosite deposits in the Isle of Harris ; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Gordon Campbell

I do not think any investigation on my part is necessary. These deposits were worked until some two years ago, and the possibility of resuming operations is essentially a matter for the commercial judgment of the mining industry in the light of their assessment of the economic potential.

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