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Calcite from
White Pigment Quarry (White Pigment Corp. Quarry; White Pigment Limestone Quarry), West York, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Formation:Secondary
Comments:Report includes minerals found at the site, including calcite:

Mineral Resource Report 83. 1983. "RECONNAISSANCE SURVEY OF POTENTIAL CARBONATE
WHITING SOURCES IN PENNSYLVANIA." Samuel W. Berkheiser, Jr.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Berkheiser, Jr. Samuel W. (1983), Reconnaissance Survey of Potential Carbonate Whiting Sources in Pennsylvania, Mineral Resource Report 83.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view White Pigment Quarry (White Pigment Corp. Quarry; White Pigment Limestone Quarry), West York, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA
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