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New Village Mine (Cline Mine), New Village, Franklin Township, Warren Co., New Jersey, USAi
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New VillageVillage
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 43' North , 75° 5' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.71667,-75.08334
GeoHash:G#: dr4xekjzz
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfa : Hot-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
New Village421 (2017)0.1km
Broadway244 (2017)3.2km
Upper Stewartsville212 (2017)3.4km
Stewartsville349 (2017)3.5km
Lopatcong Overlook734 (2017)5.6km

Ref.: The Iron Mines of New Jersey (1910), Bayley:12, 49, 52 & 67; NJ State Geol. Annual Rpts.: (1873):89; (1874):30; (1879):90; (1880):121. An iron mine in limonite ore located just West of New Village at the base of Scott's Mtn. Active 1840-1856, 1872-1873, 1880-1885 and abandoned in 1880.

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Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: The Iron Mines of NJ (1910), Bayley:12, 49, 52 & 67.

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H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Early Ordovician
470 - 485.4 Ma

ID: 2931447
Beekmantown Group, Lower Part

Age: Early Ordovician (470 - 485.4 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Beekmantown Group

Description: (Clarke and Schuchert, 1899) - Very thin to thick-bedded, interbedded dolomite and minor limestone. Upper beds are light-olive-gray to dark-gray, fine- to medium-grained, thin- to thick-bedded dolomite. Middle part is olivegray-, light-brown-, or dark-yellowish-orange- weathering, dark-gray, aphanitic to fine-grained, laminated to medium-bedded dolomite and light-gray to light-bluish-gray-weathering, medium-dark- to dark-gray, fine-grained, thin- to medium-bedded limestone, that is characterized by mottling with reticulate dolomite and light-olive-gray to grayish-orange, dolomitic shale laminae surrounding limestone lenses. Limestone grades laterally and down section into medium- gray, fine-grained dolomite. Lower beds consist of medium-light- to dark-gray, aphanitic to coarse-grained, laminated to medium-bedded, locally slightly fetid dolomite having thin black chert beds, quartz-sand laminae, and oolites. Lenses of light-gray, very coarse to coarse-grained dolomite and floating quartz sand grains and quartz-sand stringers at base of sequence. Lower contact placed at top of distinctive medium-gray quartzite. Contains conodonts of Cordylodus proavus to Rossodus manitouensis zones of North American Midcontinent province as used by Sweet and Bergstrom (1986). Unit Obl forms Stonehenge Formation of Drake and Lyttle (1985) and Drake and others (1985), upper and middle beds are included in Epler Formation, and lower beds are in Rickenbach Dolomite of Markewicz and Dalton (1977). Unit is about 183 m (600 ft) thick.

Comments: Kittatinny Supergroup (Lower Ordovician and Cambrian) (Drake and Lyttle, 1980) Original map source: Dalton, R.F., Herman, G.C., Monteverde, D.H., Pristas, R.S., Sugarman, P.J., and Volkert, R.A., 1999, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, Bedrock Geology and Topographic Base Maps of New Jersey: New Jersey Geological Survey CD Series CD 00

Lithology: Major:{dolostone}, Minor:{limestone}, Incidental:{chert}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

1000 - 1600 Ma

ID: 3188605
Mesoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Lithology: Paragneiss; paragneiss

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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