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Lime Bluff Quarry (Lycoming Silica Sand Company Quarry), Lime Bluff, Muncy, Lycoming Co., Pennsylvania, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 13' 50'' North , 76° 45' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.23056,-76.75889
GeoHash:G#: dr36t3cck
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


An aggregate quarry in the Silurian Tonoloway and Keyer Limestone formations.

NOTE: The USGS GNIS database provides coordinates for this locality as: 41 degrees 14'02"N, 076 degrees 45'45"W.


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17 valid minerals.

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References

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Mineral Notes & News, Friends of Mineralogy, Region 3, Newsletter (Feb, 1974).
Smith, Robert C., II (1974), "Interesting Minerals from Pennsylvania Lead-Zinc Occurrences," Pennsylvania Geology: 5(3): 8.
Grant (Sep, 1974) Pennsylvania Minerals (PM)(141), Keystone Newsletter.
Reed, Juliet C. (1976), Annotated Bibliography of Minerals New to the Pennsylvania List 1965-1974, The Mineralogical Society of Pennsylvania, Inc.: 28, 29, 34.
Smith, II, R. C. (1977) Chapter 30, Lime Bluff Quarry, Lycoming County, in Zinc and Lead Occurrences in Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Geological Survey, 4th series, p. 177-180.
Smith, II, R. C. (1978) Conichalcite Chapter including Figures 47 and 48, p. 104-105, Cornubite Chapter including Figures 51 and 52, p. 108-110, Enargite Chapter including Figures 55 and 56, Sphalerite Chapter including Tables 26 and 27, and Strontianite Chapter, p. 421-455 in The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1966-1975, Friends of Mineralogy, Pennsylvania Chapter, Special Publication No. 1, 304 p.

 
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