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Vulcan Materials Company Quarry - Francesville Plant, Francesville, Pulaski Co., Indiana, USAi
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Vulcan Materials Company Quarry - Francesville Plant- not defined -
Francesville- not defined -
Pulaski Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 57' 40'' North , 86° 53' 8'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Francesville837 (2017)2.7km
Monon1,746 (2017)10.4km
Medaryville592 (2017)13.3km
Buffalo692 (2017)14.7km
Rensselaer5,927 (2017)22.4km


A stone quarry in the Silurian Pinnacle Reef (Wabash formation) located 2 miles S of Francesville.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 61:149.
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 61:149.; Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

References

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Ault, C. and D. Carr (compilers) (1980) Directory of crushed stone, ground limestone, cement and lime producers in Indiana: Indiana Geological Survey: 34 p.
RCF and CMS lists (1981) (10/81).
Huizing, T. & R. Russell (1986) Indiana Minerals: A locality index: Rocks and Minerals: 61 (3): 136- 151.

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USGS MRDS Record:10217364

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