Sheid Quarry

Unknown in Independence county in Arkansas, United States with commodity Stone, Crushed/Broken

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10260138
MAS/MILS ID 0050630183
Record type Site
Current site name Sheid Quarry

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Trench
Geographic coordinates: -91.6373, 35.7991 (WGS84)
Elevation 100
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Independence

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 013 N 006 W 04 E2 Arkansas

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Stone, Crushed/Broken Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Limestone Ore

Mineral occurrence model information

Model code 237
USGS model code 32g
Deposit model name Limestone

Nearby scientific data

Trench (1) -91.6373, 35.7991

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Commodity type Non-metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner P. H. Sheid
    Home office Arkansas
    Year 1954

Comments on the production information

  • Prior 50 years produced estimated 1 million cubic feet of stone.

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0050630183

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS 7.5 MIN QUAD

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit Bedded limestone (Plattin?) which resembles marble in appearance. Probably of wide extent locally.
General Made in connection with the Arkansas-White-Red (AWR) River Basins mineral industry survey.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 17-NOV-1983 Long U.S. Bureau of Mines
Reporter 15-FEB-1954 E.W. Parsons U.S. Bureau of Mines