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Tateville Mine (Strunk Crushed Stone; Hinkle Contracting), Pulaski Co., Kentucky, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 36° 58' 29'' North , 84° 34' 38'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 36.97472,-84.57722
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


REF:Deposit:: MSHA INSPECTION REPORT 5-6-81.
Deposit:: MSHA LIST 5-18-81.
Deposit:: RCF & CMS LISTS 10-81.
Deposit:: # ASSOCIATED WITH MILL, SEQ. NO. 0211999003.
Commodities (Major) - Stone - Crushed/Broken
Development Status: Producer
MRDS locarion is mile north of a quarry


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Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

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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Paleozoic
252.17 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187973
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

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]

Pennsylvanian
298.9 - 323.2 Ma



ID: 2977982
Breathitt Formation, lower part

Age: Pennsylvanian (298.9 - 323.2 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Breathitt Formation; Livingston Conglomerate Member

Description: lower part which includes Livingston Conglomerate Member of Lee Formation in eastern Rockcastle County

Comments: along and south of Pine Mountain; thickness is 625-800 m; in south-central Kentucky, thickness is at least 500+ m; in northeastern Kentucky, thickness is 50-300+ m; in east-central Kentucky, thickness is 225-415 m

Lithology: Major:{shale,siltstone}, Minor:{sandstone}, Incidental:{coal, conglomerate}

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]

Mississippian
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 1912719
Bangor Limestone and Hartselle Formation

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Bangor Limestone; Hartselle Formation

Description: Bangor Limestone Limestone, dark- to medium-gray, very fine to coarse-grained, mostly medium-grained; in part argillaceous and arenaceous bioclastic calcarenite. Lower part thick bedded, grading upward to thinner beds with thin clay shale partings along bedding planes. Brachiopods and bryozoans abundant, particularly in upper part. May be stratigraphically equivalent to the Glen Dean Limestone of western Kentucky. Partly exposed on wooded hillsides and well exposed in artificial cuts as in highway cut at the village of Sloans Valley. Basal contact sharp. Mapped with underlying Hartselle Formation. \nHarselle Formation: Shale and sandstone: Shale, greenish-gray to bluish-green, thinly and evenly bedded; in part calcareous; clayey, plastic when wet. Sandstone, quartzose, greenish-gray to olive-green, very fine to fine-grained, in very thin even to wavy beds; locally makes up basal part of formation, mostly in southwestern part of quadrangle. An excellent exposure of basal sandstone is west of South Fork near southwest corner of quadrangle. Basal contact sharp; poorly exposed at a narrow topographic bench formed on the Monteagle Limestone; well exposed in quarry south of Tateville and in highway cuts between quarry and Sloans Valley.

Comments: Mbh; Burnside Quadrangle (GQ-1253) | http://kgs.uky.edu/kgsweb/PubsSearching/MoreInfo.asp?titleInput=354 | Map description and column: http://kgs.uky.edu/kgsmap/kgsgeoserver/geolDescID.asp?idType=pointID&fmcode=332BNHR&gq_num=1253&map_level=24K

Lithology: Limestone

Reference: KGS Databases, Maps, and Publications. Kentucky 1:24,000 Geologic Map. Kentucky Geological Survey. [22]

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Alan Goldstein (2006) Kentucky Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 81:420-440

 
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