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Lexington Quarry Company Catnip Hill quarry, Nicholasville, Jessamine Co., Kentucky, USA

Gypsum
Lexington Quarry Company Catnip Hill quarry, Nicholasville, Jessamine Co., Kentucky, USA

Photo: T. Kennedy 2002
Underground limestone quarry 8 miles south of Lexington on Catnip Hill Pike, west of U. S. 27. Mineralized vein pinches and swells from several cm to 2 m in width and has been traced for more than 1 km.

Mineral List

Baryte
Calcite
Celestine
Fluorite
Gypsum
var: Selenite
Sphalerite


7 entries listed. 6 valid minerals.

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