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Gardner Mine Ridge, Bedford, Lawrence Co., Indiana, USA

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Aluminum was extracted from halloysite and other clays deposited in lenses below and near the contact between the Pennsylvanian-age Chester Shale and Mansfield Sandstone.

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U.S. Bureau of Mines (1942) Gardner and Wilson halloysite properties, Lawrence County, Indiana: U.S. Bureau of Mines War Materials Report, 11 p.

Callaghan, E. (1948) Endellite deposits in Gardner Mine Ridge, Lawrence County, Indiana: Indiana Dept of Conservation Bulletin 1, pages 6,8 and 15.

Greenberg, S. S. & W. T. Elberty (1958) Crandalllite (pseudowavellite) from the Gardner Mine Ridge, Lawrence County, Indiana: American Mineralogist: 43 (9-10): 983-984.

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