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Blue Mount Quarry, Blue Mount, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 36' 30'' North , 76° 37' 55'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.6083333333, -76.6319444444
Other regions containing this locality:North America


A traprock quarry in serpentinized gabbro. The contact with the Wissahikon schist is exposed in the quarry.

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4 valid minerals.

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References

Jones, H. & W. Price (1937) R. & M. A. outing in Maryland: Rocks and Minerals: 12 (5): 247.

Ostrander, C. W. & W. E. Price (1940) Minerals of Maryland: Natural History Society of Maryland , 92 p.

Pearre, N. & A. V. Heyl (1960) Mineral deposits in serpentine rocks of the Piedmont Upland, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware: U. S. Geological Survey: Bulletin 1082K: 707-833.

Bernstein, Lawrence (1980) Minerals of the Washington D. C. area: Maryland Geological Survey Educational Series 5, 148 p.

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