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Calcite from
Horse Cave Quarry, Horse Cave, Hart Co., Kentucky, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:Calcite rhombs over 1cm in diameter
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Visual Identification by Mike Polletta
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Horse Cave Quarry, Horse Cave, Hart Co., Kentucky, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
19.6km (12.2 miles) A Mammoth Cave, Mammoth Cave National Park, Edmonson Co., Kentucky, USA
23.1km (14.4 miles) B Park City Quarry (Park City No. 4 Quarry and Mill; State Contracting and Stone Company; Medusa Aggregates), Edmonson Co., Kentucky, USA
35.1km (21.8 miles) C Nally and Gibson Greensburg Quarry, Green Co., Kentucky, USA
42.9km (26.7 miles) D Bowling Green Quarry (Bowling Green No. 2 Quarry & Mill; Bowling Green No. 4 Quarry & Mill), Warren Co., Kentucky, USA
53.3km (33.1 miles) E Fountain Run Prospect (Flippin), Central Tennessee District, Monroe Co., Kentucky, USA
58.0km (36.0 miles) F Gamaliel prospect, Central Tennessee District, Monroe Co., Kentucky, USA
69.3km (43.1 miles) G Grider Quarry (Gaddie-Shamrock Burkesville quarry), Cumberland Co., Kentucky, USA
72.1km (44.8 miles) H Franklin Quarry, Simpson Co., Kentucky, USA
73.6km (45.7 miles) I Radcliff, Hardin Co., Kentucky, USA
77.4km (48.1 miles) J Nally - Gibson Quarry, Springfield, Washington Co., Kentucky, USA
82.7km (51.4 miles) K Albany Quarry (Caldwell Quarry; Gaddie-Shamrock), Clinton Co., Kentucky, USA
87.4km (54.3 miles) L Sumner County Quarry (Sumner County Highway Department), Sumner Co., Tennessee, USA
87.7km (54.5 miles) M Liter's Quarry (Hanson Aggregates Irvington Quarry), Breckinridge Co., Kentucky, USA
87.8km (54.6 miles) N Sulphur Springs Quarry (Hartford Mine & Mill; Medusa Aggregates), Ohio Co., Kentucky, USA
93.7km (58.2 miles) O Mystic Quarry, Breckinridge Co., Kentucky, USA
96.0km (59.6 miles) P Sheperdsville Quarry (Quality Stone - Ready Mix), Bullitt Co., Kentucky, USA
96.6km (60.1 miles) Q Bullitt County Quarry (Bells Mills Quarry; Rogers Group), Bullitt Co., Kentucky, USA
96.8km (60.1 miles) R Beasley Bend prospect (Edwards prospect), Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Trousdale Co., Tennessee, USA
98.3km (61.1 miles) S Bethelridge Mine (Casey Stone Company), Casey Co., Kentucky, USA
98.7km (61.4 miles) T Sevenmile Bluff Prospects (Armstrong Prospect), Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Trousdale Co., Tennessee, USA
99.7km (62.0 miles) U Boatman Mine (W. W. Hudson Prospect; Old Foley Mine), Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Smith Co., Tennessee, USA
100.8km (62.6 miles) V Bassett Products Co. quarry, Monticello, Wayne Co., Kentucky, USA
101.0km (62.8 miles) W US Highway 31E bypass road cuts, Mount Washington, Bullitt Co., Kentucky, USA
101.1km (62.8 miles) X Pilot Knob Prospect, Overton Co., Tennessee, USA
102.6km (63.8 miles) Y Cumberland Mine (Carthage; Cumberland property; St. Joes Cumberland), Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Smith Co., Tennessee, USA
103.6km (64.4 miles) Z Macey prospect (Macey Mine), Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Wilson Co., Tennessee, USA
103.7km (64.4 miles) 0 Mulzer Crushed Stone Co. quarry, Mauckport, Harrison Co., Indiana, USA
104.9km (65.2 miles) 1 Unnamed Fluorine-Fluorite - Lead - Calcium Prospect (MRDS - 10091873), Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Wilson Co., Tennessee, USA
105.3km (65.4 miles) 2 Brown Prospect, Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Wilson Co., Tennessee, USA
105.3km (65.4 miles) 3 Battletown Mine (Diamond-Kosmos Portland Cement Company; Subsidiary of The Flintkote Company), Meade Co., Kentucky, USA
109.5km (68.0 miles) 4 Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Smith Co., Tennessee, USA
109.5km (68.0 miles) 5 Gordonsville Mine, Carthage, Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Smith Co., Tennessee, USA
109.9km (68.3 miles) 6 Stonewall Mine, Carthage, Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Smith Co., Tennessee, USA
110.2km (68.5 miles) 7 Dolly Cowan Limestone Quarry, Gordonsville, Smith Co., Tennessee, USA
111.9km (69.5 miles) 8 Mathes Quarry, Corydon, Harrison Co., Indiana, USA
112.0km (69.6 miles) 9 Unnamed Fluorite Occurrence (MRDS - 10080845), Blue River Group Outcrop Area, Harrison Co., Indiana, USA
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