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Lehigh Portland Cement Co. Quarry, Mitchell, Lawrence Co., Indiana, USAi
Regional Level Types
Lehigh Portland Cement Co. QuarryQuarry
Mitchell- not defined -
Lawrence Co.County
IndianaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 44' 58'' North , 86° 26' 44'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Mitchell4,252 (2017)3.0km
Orleans2,129 (2017)9.8km
Bedford13,347 (2017)12.9km
Mount Carmel104 (2017)17.4km
Oolitic1,156 (2017)18.2km


A limestone quarry in Mississippian limestones (St. Louis & Salem). Started 1901.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 61:147.; Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 61:147.; Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 61:147.; Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 61:147.; Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 61:147.; Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Millerite ?
Formula: NiS
Description: See https://www.mindat.org/mesg-6-465019.html
Reference: Rob Lavinsky
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Jeff Weismann
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 61:147.; Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Millerite ?2.CC.20NiS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Millerite ?2.8.16.1NiS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CelestineSrSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S CelestineSrSO4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S MilleriteNiS
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
NiNickel
Ni MilleriteNiS
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4

References

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Huizing, T. & R. Russell (1986) Indiana Minerals: A locality index: Rocks and Minerals: 61 (3): 136- 151.

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