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Detailed Mineral List:
Adranosite-(Fe)
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Alabandite
Locality: Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
Albite
Locality: New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Albite var: Oligoclase
Locality: Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Localities: Lake Erie beach, Saybrook township, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, USA
Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
Everett Sand Rock Quarry, Toboso, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Alum-(K)
Localities: King's Creek Cave, Cuyahoga Gorge Park, Cuyahoga Falls, Summit Co., Ohio, USA
Aurora Pond, Twinsburg township, Summit Co., Ohio, USA
McDermott, Scioto Co., Ohio, USA
Alunogen
Localities: Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Old strip mine, Langsville, Meigs Co., Ohio, USA
Blue Bridge (Lameraux Bridge), West Branch Huron River, Monroeville, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Glen Echo Ravine, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA ? (more information)
Ammoniomagnesiovoltaite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Anhydrite
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Ankerite ?
Locality: Huron Shale concretions, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Locality: Lake Erie beach, Saybrook township, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: © . Labradorite from Lake Erie beach, Saybrook township, Ashtabula Co., Ohio, USA
'Apatite'
Localities: Blue Bridge (Lameraux Bridge), West Branch Huron River, Monroeville, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Huron Shale concretions, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: Apatite from Adena Brook Ravine, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Aragonite
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Photo: © . Aragonite from Newark, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
'Asphaltum'
Localities: Bloomlock quarry (Suever Stone Co. quarry; Landeck quarry), Delphos, Allen Co., Ohio, USA
Serpent Mound disturbance, Adams Co., Ohio, USA
Baryte
Localities: Reported from at least 51 localities in this region.
Photo: © Alan Goldstein. Baryte from Pugh Quarry, Weston, Wood Co., Ohio, USA
'Biotite'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Bitumen'
Localities: National Lime and Stone Co. Quarry, Lima, Bath Township, Allen Co., Ohio, USA
Suever Stone Co. quarry (Delphos Quarries Co. quarry), Delphos, Van Wert Co., Ohio, USA
Botryogen
Localities: Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Old strip mine, Langsville, Meigs Co., Ohio, USA
Blue Bridge (Lameraux Bridge), West Branch Huron River, Monroeville, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Glen Echo Ravine, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: Botryogen from Glen Echo Ravine, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Boussingaultite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Brianite (TL)
Type Locality: Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
Reference: Am Min 60:717-718; McCoy, T. J., Steele, I. M., Keil K., Leonard, B. F. & Endreß, M. (1994) Chladniite, Na2CaMg7(PO4)6: A new mineral from the Carlton (IIICD) iron meteorite. Am Min 79 (3/4): 375-380. (March/April 1994)
Calcite
Localities: Reported from at least 184 localities in this region.
Photo: © 2002 John H. Betts. Calcite from Pugh Quarry, Weston, Wood Co., Ohio, USA
Carlsonite (TL)
Type Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Richards, R.P., Nash, B.P. and Murowchick, J.B. (2015) Carlsonite, IMA 2014-067. CNMNC Newsletter No. 23, February 2015, page 53; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 51-58.
'Catlinite'
Locality: Portsmouth, Scioto Co., Ohio, USA
Celestine
Localities: Reported from at least 48 localities in this region.
Photo: © Dan Weinrich. Celestine from Stoneco White Rock Quarry, Clay Center, Ottawa Co., Ohio, USA
Chalcopyrite
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Chert'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Photo: Chert from Washington Township, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Chlorapatite
Locality: New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
'Chlorite Group'
Locality: Everett Sand Rock Quarry, Toboso, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Chromite
Localities: Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Clairite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Locality: Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
'Coal'
Locality: Pea-Sunnyhill Mine, Perry Co., Ohio, USA
'Coal var: Bituminous Coal'
Reference: Field Book of Common Rocks and Minerals- Fredrick Brewster Loomis-1948
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: Bituminous Coal from Washington Township, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Copiapite
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Copper
Locality: New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Diadochite
Localities: Old strip mine, Jackson Township, Coshocton Co., Ohio, USA
Monday Creek Township, Perry Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: © 2007 Peter Cristofono. Diadochite from Monday Creek Township, Perry Co., Ohio, USA
Diamond
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Diopside
Locality: New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Dolomite
Localities: Reported from at least 63 localities in this region.
Photo: © WS-2008. Dolomite from Blue Bridge, West Branch Huron River, Monroeville, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Dolomite var: Ferroan Dolomite
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Photo: © Scott Sadlocha. Ferroan Dolomite from Blue Bridge, West Branch Huron River, Monroeville, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Epsomite
Localities: Cuyahoga River, North Akron, Summit Co., Ohio, USA
Blue Bridge (Lameraux Bridge), West Branch Huron River, Monroeville, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Glen Echo Ravine, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA ? (more information)
'Flint'
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Photo: Flint from Flint Ridge, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Fluorite
Localities: Reported from at least 56 localities in this region.
Photo: © Rob Lavinsky . Fluorite from Clay Center, Ottawa Co., Ohio, USA
Galena
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Photo: © JWV 2007. Galena from Forest Quarry, McVitty, Hardin Co., Ohio, USA
Glauconite
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Photo: Glauconite from Adams Co., Ohio, USA
Goethite
Localities: Route 125 roadcuts, Georgetown, Brown Co., Ohio, USA
Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Washington Township, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Bellevue, Erie Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: Goethite from Washington Township, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Gold
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Photo: Gold from Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Graphite
Locality: Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
Gypsum
Localities: Reported from at least 50 localities in this region.
Photo: © Colección Mineralógica Instituto Canarias Cabrera Pinto. Gypsum from Ellsworth, Mahoning Co., Ohio, USA
Gypsum var: Selenite
Locality: Ellsworth, Mahoning Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: © 2003 John H. Betts. Selenite from Ellsworth, Mahoning Co., Ohio, USA
Halite
Localities: Reported from at least 28 localities in this region.
Halotrichite
Localities: Copperas Mountain, Paxton Township, Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Blue Bridge (Lameraux Bridge), West Branch Huron River, Monroeville, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Abandoned coal strip mines, Sandy Run, Brown township, Vinton Co., Ohio, USA
Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Hematite
Localities: Reported from at least 47 localities in this region.
Photo: Hematite from Dover township, Athens Co., Ohio, USA
Hemimorphite
Locality: Serpent Mound disturbance, Franklin township, Adams Co., Ohio, USA
Hexahydrite
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Huizingite-(Al) (TL)
Type Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Richards, R.P., Nash, B.P., Rakovan, J. and Murowchick, J.B. (2015) Huizingite-(Al), IMA 2015-014. CNMNC Newsletter No. 25, June 2015, page 534; Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 529-535.
Hydrozincite
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Ilmenite
Locality: New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: Ilmenite from Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Iron var: Kamacite
Localities: Kossuth meteorite, Kossuth, Auglaize Co., Ohio, USA
Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Iron var: Martensite
Locality: Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
Isocubanite
Locality: New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Jarosite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Kaolinite
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Kremersite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
'Limonite'
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Photo: Limonite from Jefferson Township, Richland Co., Ohio, USA
Lonecreekite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Magnetite
Locality: Everett Sand Rock Quarry, Toboso, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Malachite
Locality: Cemex Quarry, Fairborn, Greene Co., Ohio, USA
Marcasite
Localities: Reported from at least 31 localities in this region.
Photo: © SMS 2007. Marcasite from Stoneco White Rock Quarry, Clay Center, Ottawa Co., Ohio, USA
Mascagnite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Melanterite
Localities: Reported from at least 27 localities in this region.
Photo: © 2008 Jesse Crawford. Melanterite from Copperas Mountain, Paxton Township, Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Merrillite
Localities: Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Metavoltine
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Microcline
Locality: Everett Sand Rock Quarry, Toboso, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Millerite
Locality: Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: Millerite from Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
'Monazite'
Locality: Everett Sand Rock Quarry, Toboso, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Muscovite
Localities: Delaware Co., Ohio, USA
Fayette Co., Ohio, USA
Muscovite var: Sericite
Locality: Everett Sand Rock Quarry, Toboso, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
'Olivine'
Localities: Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Opal
Localities: American Aggregates Corp. Marble Cliff Quarry (Marble Cliff Quarries Co. Scioto quarry), Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: Opal from Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Orthoclase
Locality: Everett Sand Rock Quarry, Toboso, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Localities: Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Panethite (TL)
Type Locality: Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
Reference: AM 53 (1968), 509; Geoch. Cosmoch. Acta 31 (1967), 1711; HB4 (2000); McCoy, T. J., Steele, I. M., Keil K., Leonard, B. F. & Endreß, M. (1994) Chladniite, Na2CaMg7(PO4)6: A new mineral from the Carlton (IIICD) iron meteorite. Am Min 79 (3/4): 375-380. (March/April 1994)
'Petrified Wood'
Localities: Reported from at least 26 localities in this region.
Pickeringite
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Plessite'
Locality: Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
Pyracmonite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Pyrite
Localities: Reported from at least 217 localities in this region.
Photo: © 2005 S. Campbell. Pyrite from Worthington area, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Quartz
Localities: Reported from at least 45 localities in this region.
Photo: © WS-2007. Quartz from Blue Bridge, West Branch Huron River, Monroeville, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Quartz var: Agate
Localities: Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Quartz var: Amethyst
Localities: Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Quartz var: Carnelian
Localities: Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: Carnelian from Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Photo: Chalcedony from Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Quartz var: Jasper
Localities: Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: Jasper from Pickaway Co., Ohio, USA
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Localities: Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Localities: Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: © WS-09. Smoky Quartz from Blue Bridge, West Branch Huron River, Monroeville, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Rozenite
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Rutile
Locality: Everett Sand Rock Quarry, Toboso, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Sabieite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
'Sabieite-2H'
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
'Sabieite-3R'
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Salammoniac
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: © C. Stefano '11. Salammoniac from Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Schreibersite
Localities: Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
Siderite
Localities: Margaret Creek, Alexander township, Athens Co., Ohio, USA
Belmont Co., Ohio, USA
'Silica'
Locality: Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
Smithsonite
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Sphalerite
Localities: Reported from at least 108 localities in this region.
Photo: © C. Stefano '08. Sphalerite from Stoneco quarry, Lime City, Wood Co., Ohio, USA
Strontianite
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Photo: © 2002 John H. Betts. Strontianite from Stoneco quarry, Lime City, Wood Co., Ohio, USA
Sulphur
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Photo: © C. Stefano '11. Sulphur from Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Szomolnokite
Localities: James Bros. Coal Co. strip mine, Mineral City, Carroll Co., Ohio, USA
Powhatan No. 1 mine, Washington township, Belmont Co., Ohio, USA
Taenite
Localities: Kossuth meteorite, Kossuth, Auglaize Co., Ohio, USA
Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
'Thénardite'
Locality: King's Creek Cave, Cuyahoga Gorge Park, Cuyahoga Falls, Summit Co., Ohio, USA
'Tourmaline'
Locality: Everett Sand Rock Quarry, Toboso, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Troilite
Localities: Enon meteorite, Springfield, Clark Co., Ohio, USA
Dayton meteorite, Montgomery Co., Ohio, USA
New Concord meteorite, New Concord, Muskingum Co., Ohio, USA
Tschermigite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
'Unnamed (Fe-analogue of huizingite-(Al))' (FRL)
Type Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Richards, R.P., Nash, B.P., Murowchick, J.B., Rakovan, J.R. (2016): Carlsonite, (NH4)5Fe3+3O(SO4)6·7H2O, and huizingite-(Al) (NH4)9Al3(SO4)8(OH)2·4H2O, two new minerals from a natural fire in an oil-bearing shale near Milan, Ohio. American Mineralogist, in press
Vivianite
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Photo: © C. Stefano '11. Vivianite from Miranda Run, Hamersville, Brown Co., Ohio, USA
Voltaite
Locality: Huron Shale burn site, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
'Wad'
Localities: Locust Grove, Adams Co., Ohio, USA
Jefferson Township, Coshocton Co., Ohio, USA
J. R. Smith farm, Auburn township, Geauga Co., Ohio, USA
Green township, Hamilton Co., Ohio, USA
Flint Ridge State Memorial, Licking Co., Ohio, USA
Whewellite
Localities: Huron Shale concretions, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Worthington, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Bill Moose Run, Columbus, Franklin Co., Ohio, USA
Photo: © . Whewellite from Huron Shale concretions, Huron River, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
Wurtzite
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Photo: © T. Kennedy 2002. Wurtzite from Metrel Inc. Negley strip mine, Negley, Columbiana Co., Ohio, USA
Zircon
Locality: Everett Sand Rock Quarry, Toboso, Licking Co., Ohio, USA


122 entries listed. 83 valid minerals. 4 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

References

Carlson, E. (1990): Ohio Mineral Locality Index: Findlay Arch and Serpent Mound Districts. Rocks & Minerals 65 (11/12), 512-540.

Carlson, E. (1991): Minerals of Ohio. Ohio Geological Survey, Department of Natural Resources, Bulletin 69, 155 pp.

Carlson, E. (2002): Ohio Mineral Locality Index, part 2: Concretions and Miscellaneous Occurrences. Rocks and Minerals 77 (9/10), 306-319.


External Links

http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/geosurvey/tabid/7882/Default.aspx (Ohio Geology Geofacts; downloadable PDFs, some mineral information)
http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/tabid/7921/Default.aspx (Ohio Geology Educational Resources)
http://www.vasichkominerals.com/main.html

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