Buffalo Geological Society Field Trip to Lockport, NY on April 19, 2015

The Hunt is on and here are some photos of the LaFarge Quarry, David Russell and Don Lapham and the Dolomite and Calcite found. While minerals were scarce, just being outdoors and on the hunt was terrific on this beautiful, but cool and windy day.

Buffalo Geological Society Field Trip to LaFarge Quarry onĀ  April 19. Arrive at 7:30am, enter quarry at 8am. Members only. No late arrivals. You will need a hard hat, steel toed shoes, eye protection and long pants. Gloves help. Gas saw not allowed. Find Dolomite, Selenite, Calcite. The quarry has begun blasting again in the good area in the old pit along Hinman Ave. Yeah! Questions, call Don Lapham at 438-3794 or 481-6438.

Quarry is at 400 Hinman Ave., Lockport just south of the intersection of Route 90 and 31. Drive into the parking area on the right before the office building.

 

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