Rockhounding in Cities, Virginia

Reported Minerals & Deposits From:Virginia County List

Location List For:
CITIES

Colonial Heights
CONDUIT ROAD PIT NO. 4 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
COOK QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER

Danville
SOUTH CENTRAL INC SAND & GRAVEL  INTERMITTENT PRODUCER
CITY QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
CITY QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER

Fredericksburg (along Hazel Run) alunogen, jarosite, cobaltian pickeringite, tridymite after wood

Hampton
WILLIAMS PAVING CO. PIT SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
RICE & SONS MINE NO. 2 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
LANGLEY PIT SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
BIG BETHEL PIT SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
WESLEY ASHE PIT NO. 1 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
QUARRY STONE CALCAREOUS MARL PAST PRODUCER
J S D CUMMING QUARRY STONE CALCAREOUS MARL PAST PRODUCER
H R DELLINGER QUARRY STONE CALCAREOUS MARL PAST PRODUCER

Newport News
MICA CO OF CANADA INC PLANT MICA  PRODUCER
ASHEVILLE MICA COMPANY PLANT MICA  PRODUCER
DREDGE NO. 1 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
E. W. MULLER PIT NO. 1 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER

Norfolk
BORDEN CHEMICAL CO. NORFOLK PLANT FLUORINE  PAST PRODUCER

Portsmouth
PECK IRON/ PORTSMOUTH, VA. IRON  UNKNOWN

Richmond
Virginia diamonds (23-3/4 carat Dewey diamond found in 1855), vivianite
QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
BELLE ISLE QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
FOREST HILL PARK QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
WRAY QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
PHILADELPHIA QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
SUNNYSIDE QUARRY STONE GRANITE CB PAST PRODUCER
MCCLOY QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
DONALD QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
MIDDENDORF QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER
MCGOWAN QUARRY STONE GRANITE DM PAST PRODUCER

Salem
OLD VIRGINIA BRICK CO #1 SHALE BANK CLAY  PRODUCER
Virginia Beach (c) clam geodes with calcite crystals
 BRAITHWAITE NO. 1 SAND & GRAVEL  PRODUCER
J. C. JONES SAND CO. SAND & GRAVEL  PRODUCER
M. T. CORPORATION PIT NO. 1 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
LITTLE CREEK SAND & GRAVEL MINE #2 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
M. M. GUNTER & SONS, INC. MINE #1 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
MALBON PIT NO. 3 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
E. V. WILLIAMS SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
SENTER PIT NO. 1 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER
GOMEZ PIT NO. 1 SAND & GRAVEL  PAST PRODUCER