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Holston River Quarry, Dublin, Pulaski Co., Virginia, USAi
Regional Level Types
Holston River QuarryQuarry
Dublin- not defined -
Pulaski Co.County
VirginiaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 5' 19'' North , 80° 39' 39'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Dublin2,686 (2017)2.9km
New River244 (2011)7.9km
Radford17,403 (2017)8.9km
Fairlawn2,367 (2011)9.9km
Snowville149 (2011)10.8km


Aggregate quarry in Elbrook Formation limestone. Several layers contain crystal-lined pockets.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: No reference listed
Calcite var: Strontian Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Sr)CO3
Reference: various added photos
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: No reference listed
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: No reference listed

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Strontian Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Sr)CO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calcite
var: Strontian Calcite
-(Ca,Sr)CO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C Calcite (var: Strontian Calcite)(Ca,Sr)CO3
OOxygen
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O Calcite (var: Strontian Calcite)(Ca,Sr)CO3
SSulfur
S CelestineSrSO4
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Calcite (var: Strontian Calcite)(Ca,Sr)CO3
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
Sr CelestineSrSO4
Sr Calcite (var: Strontian Calcite)(Ca,Sr)CO3

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