David K. Joyce Minerals

South Ontario Limestone Quarries -Amherstberg

There are a couple of limestone quarries near Amherstburg, in Southwest Ontario. They are known for celestine,, calcite and native sulphur. Here are some interesting examples.

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CelestineSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries -Amherstberg
  • Item #17947
  • Celestine
  • 11.5x8x6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $50.00
  • McGregor Quarry
  • Amherstburg
    Ontario, Canada
  • A line of brown, bladed celestine crystals cuts through one end of this chalky limestone. Interesting!
CelestineSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries -Amherstberg
  • Item #17945
  • Celestine
  • 10.2x8.3x5.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $40.00
  • McGregor Quarry
  • Amherstburg
    Ontario, Canada
  • This chalky limestone has a seam of brown, bladed celestine crystals cutting through it on all sides.
CelestineSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries -Amherstberg
  • Item #17951
  • Celestine
  • 8.0x7.0x4.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $35.00
  • McGregor Quarry
  • Amherstburg
    Ontario, Canada
  • Brown bladed celestine crystals are embedded in this limes tone and follow a line of weakness through the matrix. Interesting!
CelestineSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries -Amherstberg
  • Item #17952
  • Celestine
  • 9.0x9.0x5.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $40.00
  • McGregor Quarry
  • Amherstburg
    Ontario, Canada
  • A couple of trends of brown, bladed celestine crystals cut through this chalky limestone matrix. Different!
CelestineSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries -Amherstberg
  • Item #17953
  • Celestine
  • 9.0x7.0x6.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $40.00
  • McGregor Quarry
  • Amherstburg
    Ontario, Canada
  • A zone of brown, bladed celestine crystals seems to follow a trend in this limestone matrix.
CelestineSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries -Amherstberg
  • Item #17954
  • Celestine
  • 9.5x7.0x5.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $40.00
  • McGregor Quarry
  • Amherstburg
    Ontario, Canada
  • This fragment of limestone shows a trend of brownish, bladed celestine crystals embedded in one end.
CelestineSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries -Amherstberg
  • Item #17955
  • Celestine
  • 10.5x7x6.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $50.00
  • McGregor Quarry
  • Amherstburg
    Ontario, Canada
  • Nice showing of a couple of lines of celestine crystals passing through limestone matrix.