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New Enterprise Stone & Lime Co. Quarry, Roaring Spring, Taylor Township, Blair Co., Pennsylvania, USAi
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New Enterprise Stone & Lime Co. QuarryQuarry
Roaring SpringSpring
Taylor TownshipTownship
Blair Co.County
PennsylvaniaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 20' 39'' North , 78° 24' 1'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Roaring Spring2,537 (2017)1.2km
East Freedom972 (2017)2.9km
Newry268 (2017)6.3km
Claysburg1,625 (2017)6.7km
Martinsburg1,911 (2017)7.4km


Uppermost Bellefont Formation, of overlying Loysburg Formation, Middle Ordovician. Medium-grey, fine grained dolomite to limy dolomite. Some clay-carbon insoluble residue; laminated.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1966-1975; Robert C. Smith Pg. 245, Table 30
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1966-1975; Robert C. Smith Pg. 245, Table 30
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1966-1975; Robert C. Smith Pg. 245, Table 30
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1966-1975; Robert C. Smith Pg. 245, Table 30
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1966-1975; Robert C. Smith Pg. 245, Table 30
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1966-1975; Robert C. Smith Pg. 245, Table 30
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1966-1975; Robert C. Smith

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C StrontianiteSrCO3
OOxygen
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O StrontianiteSrCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S CelestineSrSO4
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3

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Smith, Robert C., The Mineralogy of Pennsylvania, 1966-1975: 245, Table 30.


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