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Barren County quarry (Scottys quarry), Barren Co., Kentucky, USAi
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Barren County quarry (Scottys quarry)Quarry
Barren Co.County
KentuckyState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° North , 85° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~29km
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5 mi. N of Glasgow on KY 90, on Pace Quarry Road. Vugs with calcite (crystals and travertine), dolomite, fluorite (small purple cubes); quartz in chert/flint nodules.

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3 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 81:420-440
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 81:420-440
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 81:420-440

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2

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