Occurrence in Scott county in Arkansas, United States with commodity Limestone, High Calcium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10400494
Record type Site
Current site name Unk

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -94.03737, 34.18495 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Scott

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 2 N 29 W 36 NE1/4 SW1/4 Arkansas


Commodity Importance
Limestone, High Calcium Primary

Comments on the commodity information

  • The sample LJL-15 consisted of pieces of light brown, finely crystalline dolomite with calcite veinlets and pieces of dark-brown, dense, dolomitic limestone. A very small amount of embedded quartz sand grains were present. Some areas showed styolitic parting with carbonaceous shale fillings.

Comments on the analytical data

  • Calcium carbonate 64.39% and Magnesium carbonate 24.85%.

Nearby scientific data

(1) -94.03737, 34.18495

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence

Reference information

Bibliographic references

  • General

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Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 29-APR-54 R.G. Knickerbocker U.S. Bureau of Mines