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Greystone Quarry, Vance Co., North Carolina, USAi
Regional Level Types
Greystone QuarryQuarry
Vance Co.County
North CarolinaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° 21' 51'' North , 78° 20' 56'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Middleburg132 (2017)4.6km
Henderson15,271 (2017)5.9km
South Henderson1,213 (2017)8.1km
Norlina1,081 (2017)16.2km
Kittrell473 (2017)17.7km


REF:Deposit:: MESA HEALTH AND SAFETY INSPECTION REPORT NOVEMBER 14 AND 15,
Deposit:: NC GEOL. SURVEY.
Deposit:: QUARRY IS OPERATED BY VULCAN MATERIALS COMPANY, MIDEAST DIVI
Deposit:: OPERATION INCLUDES A PERMANENT MILL.
Commodities (Major) - Stone - Crushed/Broken
Development Status: Producer
Rock type:Granite-Gneiss and Migmatite

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Commodity List

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Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Russell,G.S.,Russell,C.W.,and Farrar,S.S.,(1985) Alleghanian Deformation and Metamorphism In The Eastern North Carolina Piedmont:Geological Society of America Bulletion,v.96,p.381-387
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1980) 75:523-537
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Russell,G.S.,Russell,C.W.,and Farrar,S.S.,(1985) Alleghanian Deformation and Metamorphism In The Eastern North Carolina Piedmont:Geological Society of America Bulletion,v.96,p.381-387

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
OOxygen
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si QuartzSiO2
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
FeIron
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2

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