Casteel Mine (Viburnum No. 35 Mine), Bixby, Viburnum Trend District, Iron Co., Missouri, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||37° 39' 35'' North , 91° 7' 36'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||37.65972,-91.12667|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
A Pb mine formerly owned by the St. Joe Minerals Corp. (owner-operator). Currently the mine is owned by the Doe Run Corporation.
12 valid minerals.
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485.4 - 497 Ma
|Eminence Dolomite, Potosi Dolomite|
Age: Furongian (485.4 - 497 Ma)
Comments: Eminence Dolomite- (350 ft. max) massive bedded dolomite with some chert blocks, boulders and nodules; Potosi Dolomite- (300 ft. max) massive bedded dolomite with abundant quart druse chert. Some copper production at contact of Eminence Dolomite with Precambrian rhyolite.
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.