Tuckahoe and Patterson Marble Company Quarry, Patterson, Putnam Co., New York, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||41° 30' 49'' North , 73° 36' 24'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||41.51361083984375, -73.6066665649414|
Ref.: Rocks & Min.: 14: 4-9. A lime quarry in limestone (white, bluish-gray) located near Patterson. Started about 1926. Workings featured a 200 foot long by 100 foot wide quarry with an approximate 60 foot high face.
9 valid minerals.
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|Early Ordovician - Cambrian|
470 - 541 Ma
Age: Paleozoic (470 - 541 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Stockbridge Marble
Comments: part of Wappinger and Stockbridge Groups, Poughquag Quartzite, and Metamorphic Equivalents up to 4000 ft. (1200 m).
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.