State Line District

Unknown in Lancaster county in Pennsylvania, United States with commodity Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10400328
Record type District
Current site name State Line District

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -76.16667, 39.75 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Pennsylvania Lancaster
United States Maryland Cecil
United States Pennsylvania Chester

Comments on the location information

  • The State Line serpentine district extends from the Susquehanna River across North Cecil County, Maryland, and southern Lancaster and Chester Counties, Pennsylvania to Little Elk Creek - a total distance of about 16 miles.


Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Nearby scientific data

(1) -76.16667, 39.75

Comments on the ore body information

  • Most of the district is a single belt of serpentine about 13 miles long 1/2 to 1-1/2 miles wide.

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Commodity type Metallic

Reference information

Bibliographic references

  • Location

    See Hard File.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Updater 01-DEC-2009 Illo, Diane R. Contractor