St. Paul Quarry, St. Paul, Shelby Co., Indiana, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||39° 25' 55'' North , 85° 38' 15'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||39.43194,-85.63750|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
Commodities (Major) - Stone - Crushed/Broken
Development Status: Producer. A permanent mill is located at the quarry site.
The town of St. Paul, Indiana straddles the Shelby County/Decatur County line. Google Earth places the two pits operated by St. Paul Quarry in Shelby County.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
1 valid mineral.
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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252.17 - 541 Ma
|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. 
358.9 - 419.2 Ma
Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Muscatatuck Group
Comments: On the paper state map, there are two units, both with the same map pattern, labeled "D" and "D1". The only difference appears to be the relative abundance of the two major lithologies, limestone and dolomite. On the digital map, the unit is not subdivided.
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.