Marble Deposit in Point Hill

Created on: 06 Jul 2017 Last updated: 06 Jul 2017
Project Location
Jamaica
Primary Industry
Minerals & Resources
Investment Amount
Price on Request
Investment Type
Others

Project Description

Marble can be extracted as properly dimensioned and shaped blocks, but smaller blocks and irregular shaped pieces can also be obtained and utilized. Marble deposits with the highest economic potential can be found in Red Ground, Point Hill and Hellshire, St. Catherine; Chepstowe and Berwick Spring in Portland; Rodons Store in Clarendon; Cuckold Point in Manchester; Mavis Bank in St. Andrew; Garbrand Hall and Serge Island in St. Thomas.  

  • Pre-approved for mining
  • Generally hard, jointed, well-bedded, brown to buff coloured limestone
  • Colour varieties include brown, pink, and cream with ornamentations including calcitic and manganese (purple) stained veins
  • Proven Reserves: 20 Million tonnes

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