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York Building Supply quarry (Roosevelt Avenue Quarry; Roosevelt quarry; York Stone Quarry; Delta Carbonate quarry), York, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 43' 40'' North , 76° 19' 40'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.72778,-76.32778
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


Formerly operated by the Delta Carbonate company.


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2 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleozoic
252.17 - 541 Ma



ID: 2951737
Peters Creek Schist

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 541 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Peters Creek Schist

Description: Chlorite-sericite schist containing interbedded quartzite.

Lithology: Major:{mica schist,quartzite}

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. [133]

Cambrian - Neoproterozoic
485.4 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3190533
Precambrian-Phanerozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic to Cambrian (485.4 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: Metasedimentary/metavolcanic schist

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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