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Bureau of Mines / Minerals yearbook: Area reports: domestic 1978-79
Year 1978-79, Volume 2 (1978-1979)

Boyle, James R.; Hendry, Charles W., Jr.
Florida,   pp. 133-142 PDF (1021.0 KB)


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Commodity and company Address Type of activity County 
Plant_______ 
Plants 
Plant_______ ____do______ 
Hernando. 
Dade and 
Hillsborough. 
Dade. 
Do. 
Cement: 
 Florida Mining & Materials Corp Box 23965 
  Tampa, FL 33622 
 General Portland, Inc 4400 Republic National 
   Bank Tower, Box 324 
  Dallas, TX 75221 
 LoneStarFlorida,Inc Box2O35PVS 
  Hialeah, FL33012 
 Rinker Portland Cement Corp - - Drawer K 
  West Palm Beach, FL 33402 
Clays: 
 Engeihard Minerals & Chemicals Menlo Park 
  Corp. Edison, NJ 08817 
 Mid-Florida Mining Box 68-F 
  Lowell, FL 32663 
 Pennsylvania Glass Sand Corp_ - Berkeley Springs, WV 35411 - - 
Gypsum (calcined): 
 Jim WalterCorp Box 135 
  Jacksonville, FL 32226 
 National Gypsum Co 4100 First IntL Bldg. 
  Dallas, TX 75270 
 United States Gypsum Co 101 South Wacker Dr. 
  Chicago, IL 60606 
Lime: 
 Chemical Lime, Inc Box 250 
  Ocala, FL 32670 
 Dixie Lime & Stone Co.1 Drawer 217 
  Ocala, FL 32670 
Magnesium compounds: 
 BasicMagnesia, Inc.2 Box 160 
  Port St. Joe,FL 32456 
Peat: 
 FE. StearnsPeat Route 1,Box542D 
  Dover, FL 33527 
 Superior Peat & Soil Box 2688 
  Sebring, FL33870 
Open pit mines - - Gadsden. Marion. 
 Gadsden. 
Plant Duval. 
- - - _do Hillsborough. 
Duval. 
 Hernando. 
Sumter. 
Perlite (expanded): 
Airlite Processing Corp. 
of Florida. 
 ArmstrongCorkCo - 
ChemrockCorp___________ 
W.R.Grace&Co.3 
Phosphate rock: 
AgricoChemicalCo________ 
Borden,Inc --__________ 
Brewster Phosphates 
C.F.Industries 
Estech General Chemical Corp_ - 
Gardinier, Inc___________ 
International Minerals & Chemi. cal Corp. 
MobilOilCorp.4__________ 
Occidental Petroleum Corp_ - - - 
US.S. Agri-Chemicals, Inc - - - - 
W.R.Grace&Co 
Sand and gravel: 
Florida Rock Industries, Inc., 
Shands & Baker. 
General Development Corp_ - - - 
E. R. Jahna Industries, Inc., Ortona Sand Co. Div. 
Standard Sand & Silica Co - - - - 
Staurolite: 
E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co - - 
____do______ 
Bog_________ 
Bog 
Plant____ 
— — — _do_____ 
Open pit mines 
andplants. 
Open pit mine and plant. 
— — — _do______ 
_...__do______ 
Open pit mines - - 
Open pit mine and plant. 
Open pit mines - - 
- — — _do______ 
Open pit mine - - 
Open pit mine and plant. 
Pits 
— — - _do___ 
— — - _do______ 
___do_____ 
Mines and plants_ 
Route 2, Box 740 
Vero Beach, FL 32960 
Box 1991 
Pensacola, FL 32589 
End of Osags Street 
Nashville, TN 37208 
62 Whittemore Ave. 
Cambridge,MA 02140 
Box 3166 
Tulsa, OK 74101 
Box 790 
Plant City, FL 33566 
Bradley, FL33835  
Box 790 
Plant City, FL 33566 
Box 208 
Bartow, FL33830 
Box 3269 
Tampa, FL 33601 
Box 867 
Bartow, FL38830 
Box 311 
Nichols, FL33863 
White Springs, FL 32096 
Box 867 
Ft. Meade, FL 33841 
Box 471 
Bartow, FL33830 
744 Riverside Ave. 
Jacksonville, FL 32201 
1111 South Bayshore Dr. 
Miami, FL 33131 
First & East Tillman 
Lake Wales, FL 33853 
Box 35 
Davenport,FL 33837 
DuPont Bldg. D.10084 
Wilmington, DE 19898 
Gulf. 
Hiisborough. 
Highlands. 
Indian River. 
Escambia. 
Duval. 
Broward. 
Polk. 
Hillsborough 
and Polk. 
Do. 
Hardee. 
Polk. 
Do. 
Do. 
Do. 
Hamilton. 
Polk. 
Do. 
Clay, Dade, 
Glades, Lake. 
Brevard, 
Charlotte, Sarasota, St. Lucie. Glades, Lake, Polk. 
Dade, Polk, 
Marion, Lake. 
Clay. 
See footnotes at end of table. THE MINERAL INDUSTRY OF FLORIDA 141 
Table 7.—Principal producers 


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