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Dolomite Products Quarry (Penfield Quarry; Odenbach Quarry), Penfield, Monroe Co., New York, USA
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Latitude: 43°8'0"N
Longitude: 77°28'30"W
 
 
Established in 1920. An rock aggregate (road metal) quarry in the Silurian Lockport Dolostone. Owned by Dolomite Products Co. Located on Whalen Road, Penfield, east of Rochester.

Mineral List

Anhydrite
Aragonite
Baryte
Calcite
Celestine
Dolomite
Fluorite
Galena
Gypsum
var: Selenite
Marcasite
Pyrite
Quartz
Sphalerite
Strontianite
Sulphur


16 entries listed. 15 valid minerals.

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References

Jensen, David E. (1942), Minerals of the Lockport dolomite in the vicinity of Rochester, N.Y. Rocks & Minerals: 17(6): 199-203.

Kinsland, G. L. (1977), Formation temperature of fluorite in the Lockport Dolomite in upper New York State as indicated by fluid inclusion studies; with a discussion of heat sources. Economic Geology: 72(5): 849-854.

Jensen, David E. (1978), Minerals of New York State. Ward Press, Rochester, New York.

King, Vandall T. (1985), World News on Mineral Occurrences. Rocks & Minerals: 60(5): 229.

Robinson, George W. and Steven C. Chamberlain. (2007), Gazetteer of Major New York State Mineral Localities. Rocks & Minerals: 82(6): 476.

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