Rockhounding in Augusta County, Virginia

Reported Minerals & Deposits From:Virginia County List

AUGUSTA COUNTY

Belmont limestone quarry -Staunton calcite crystals (some with pyrite inclusions)
Crimora mine (manganese) -near Waynesboro cryptomelane, psilomelane, pyrolusite
Simons  limestone  quarry  (Valley  stone quarry) -Staunton aragonite, barite, calcite crystals, onyx
Franks Mill quarry -near Staunton calcite crystals
Gay quarry -near Craigsville calcite, crinoids (pink), dolomite, quartz crystals (smoky and clear)
Spottswood bauxite district (includes Allen, Harris, and Lightner mines, Lott prospect Berry and Yago farm prospect) -near Spottswood boehmite, diaspore, gibbsite, kaolinitic clay
Staunton lime quary (Old State quarry) -Near Staunton calcite crystals (rarely with inclusions of man ganese minerals)

 HARRIS MINE ALUMINUM BAUXITE PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
ALLEN MINE ALUMINUM BAUXITE PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
EARHART PROSPECT BARITE BARUIM RAW PROSPECT AUGUSTA
COLD SPRINGS PIT CLAY  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
LEHIGH PORTLAND CEMENT CO QUARRY CLAY COMMON CLAY PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
NORTH MOUNTAIN BRICK QUARRY CLAY COMMON CLAY PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
SHALE QUARRY CLAY COMMON CLAY PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
CLARENCE WILFONG TRACT PROSPECT IRON  RAW PROSPECT AUGUSTA
MCCOMB FARM OCCURANCE IRON  RAW PROSPECT AUGUSTA
ORE BANK MINE IRON  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
UNNAMED PROSPECT IRON  EXP PROSPECT AUGUSTA
UNNAMED MINE IRON  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
UNNAMED MINE IRON  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
UNNAMED MINE IRON  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
UNNAMED MINE IRON  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
BLACK ROCK MINE IRON  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
LOFTON MINE IRON  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
PULASKI MINE IRON  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
WEST STAUNTON PROSPECT LEAD  EXP PROSPECT AUGUSTA
ROBINSON HOLLOW PROSPECT MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
CROOKS RUN PROSPECT MANGANESE  UNKNOWN AUGUSTA
LYNDHURST MINE MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
MOUNT TORRY MINE LYNDHURST-VESUV MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
KENNEDY MINE MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
BLACK SHAFT MINE MANGANESE  EXP PROSPECT AUGUSTA
SHIELDS MINE MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
BLUE BANK MINE MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
MINE BANK MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
MANGANESE HOLLOW MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
RED MT. MINE MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
VESUVIUS MINE MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
CRIMORA MINE MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
OLD DOMINION MINE MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
ANTHONY TRACT MANGANESE  RAW PROSPECT AUGUSTA
ROSE CLIFF MOUNTAIN ORCHARD PROSPEC MANGANESE  EXP PROSPECT AUGUSTA
JOHNS RUN PROSPECT MANGANESE  EXP PROSPECT AUGUSTA
BEAR MOUNTAIN PROSPECT MANGANESE  EXP PROSPECT AUGUSTA
RAMSEY MOUNTAIN PROSPECT MANGANESE  EXP PROSPECT AUGUSTA
WATT MINE MANGANESE  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
D.M. CONNER #1 PIT SAND & GRAVEL  PRODUCER AUGUSTA
SOUTHWEST MATERIALS, INC. PIT SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
WEEKS PIT SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
SHENANDOAH SAND & GRAVEL NO 5 PIT SAND & GRAVEL  PRODUCER AUGUSTA
STAUNTON QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY NUMBER 1 STONE LIMESTONE CB PRODUCER AUGUSTA
LUCK QUARRIES INC. STONE LIMESTONE CB PRODUCER AUGUSTA
VALLEY STONE COMPANY QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
BOWLING QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
AUGUSTA STONE CORP. QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE SLATE DM PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
AUGUSTA STONE CORP. QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
LEHIGH PORTLAND CEMENT CO. QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA
LEHIGH PORTLANT CEMENT CO. QUARRY STONE LIMESTONE CB PAST PRODUCER AUGUSTA

 


 

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