Maybee Quarry (Scofield Quarry; Michigan Stone and Supply Company Quarry; Borin Brothers Quarry; Woolmith Quarry), Maybee, Monroe Co., Michigan, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||42° 1' 2'' North , 83° 30' 15'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||42.01722,-83.50417|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfa : Hot-summer humid continental climate|
A limestone quarry owned by Stoneco. It has been known as Maybee Quarry by Michigan or the Midwest collectors in the last 30 years. Formerly owned by the Michigan Stone and Supply Co. Located at Scofield, near Maybee.
7 valid minerals.
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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382.7 - 393.3 Ma
|Detroit River Group|
Age: Middle Devonian (382.7 - 393.3 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Detroit River Group
Comments: Secondary unit description from USGS Geologic Names lexicon (ref. MI016): Named the Detroit River dolomite in southeastern MI, western Ontario, CAN, and northern OH for the Detroit River. Includes (ascending) Flat Rock dolomite (40 to 150 feet thick), Anderdon limestone (40 to 50 feet thick), Amherstburg dolomite (20 feet thick), and Lucas dolomite (200 feet thick) members. Disconformably overlies Sylvania sandstone. The Detroit River is of Devonian age. Revised the Detroit River to the Detroit River group. Includes the Sylvania sandstone at base. Maximum thickness is 1,000 feet in wells in central part of Southern Peninsula of MI; outcrop thickness commonly less than 200 feet.
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.