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Sucia Island quarries

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2013-06-30

Summary

Industrial mineral site no. 1498, known as "Sucia Island quarries" is a site in San Juan County, Washington. This site has been associated with sandstone. A notation found in DGER Bulletin 37 on page 121 says "Dark medium-grained quartz sandstone cemented by silica", and designates the value as "Considerable stone was formerly produced from two quarries, some of which was used in construction of a drydock in Bremerton and as paving blocks in Seattle".

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http://www.dnr.wa.gov/Publications/ger_industrial_minerals.zip
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Collection of industrial mineral sites from Washington State
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WA_industrial_minerals_fixed.xml

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  • Industrial Mineral Site 1498

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title Parent-51cc42b6e4b052f2a45398e1 Sucia Island quarries

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alternateGeometrySucia Island.

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