Peach Bottom, Fulton Township, Lancaster Co., Pennsylvania, USA
This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||39° 45' 27'' North , 76° 14' 7'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||39.7575, -76.2352777778|
In slate and silty slate, locally refered to as "schist", containing chloritoid, pyrite cubes, and cavities which may be dissolved iron carbonate, and Cardiff Quartzite. 'Schist' contains quartz veins, some of which have lazulite
4 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.
The above list contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
R. T. Faill and R. C. Smith II, "The Peach Bottom area in the PA-MD Piedmont,", p. 1, in The Mid-Atlantic Shore to the Appalachian Highlands: Field Trip Guidebook...", G. M. Fleeger and S. J. Whitmeyer, eds., Field Guide 16, Geological Society of America, 2010.