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McGregor Quarry, Anderdon Township, Essex County, Ontario, Canadai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
42° 9' 33'' North , 83° 0' 43'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Amherstburg11,459 (2006)5.7km
Grosse Ile11,361 (2017)11.4km
Wyandotte25,156 (2017)12.9km
Trenton18,380 (2017)13.9km
Riverview12,181 (2017)13.9km


In limestone and dolomitic limestone.

Opened in 1970 by Allied Chemicals Limited.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Habit: platy aggregates and rosettes
Colour: colourless to white
'Bitumen'
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Habit: tufts, cleavable masses, and xls
Colour: white, colourless
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Habit: tabular
Colour: colourless to blue
Description: also as white tufts
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Habit: xls
Colour: yellow, violet
'Glauconite'
Formula: (K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Habit: fracture fillings

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bitumen'-
'Glauconite'-(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
'Glauconite'71.2.2a.5(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Bitumen'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CelestineSrSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
SSulfur
S CelestineSrSO4
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

References

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Ann P.Sabina (1986), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Bancroft-Parry Sound Area and Southern Ontario. GSC Misc. Report 39 p.124

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