US And Canadian Fossil Sites -- Data for SOUTH CAROLINA

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-[?]SCIn dry beach sands dredged during reclamation projects, screen with fine tooth sieve then manually examine screened material. microfossils, small vertebrates(teeth), tiny conical bryozoaPE?invertebrates-bryozoa;microfossils,vertebrates(teeth)SC0127Paleolist - 02/04/2008 01:24 AM32.7688,-79.8376,,AGg14|$*
Ashley River[?]SCMIHawthornvertebrates-reptilia-turtles-ChrysemysSC0120Could be an any of several counties32.7625,-79.9292,,AHj44|*$SC0022,SC0031
Harbyville?(Harleyville?)[?]SCECastle Haynevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)(teeth)-MyliobatisSC0121Can't find a Harbyville in South Carolina. There is a Hardeeville in Jasper County as well as a Harleyville. Used Later33.2149,-80.4476,,AHm73|*$SC0048,SC0049,SC0050,SC0051,SC0052,SC0053,SC0054,SC0055,SC0056,SC0128
Intercoastal Canal(SC51)[?]SCHwy 51 bridge over canal (SC51 ends a few km W of the intercoastal waterway?)PECanepatchinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Astrangia;;;mollusks-bivalvia-Noetia,Rangia;gastropoda-Busycon,Conus,Polinices,Terebra,TurritellaSC0122'Polynices' is likely a misspelling of Polinices,the modern 'moon snail'33.3667,-79.2612,,AHm72?|*$SC0072,SC0123
Intercoastal Waterway[?]SCKuPeeDeeinvertebrates(marine)SC012333.3667,-79.2612,,AGg15|*$SC0072,SC0122
Red Bluff[?]SCOLCooperinvertebrates-mollusksSC0125USGS shows Red Bluffs in Horry,Marlboro,and Marion Counties33.9011,-78.8397,,AHm73?|$*
Santee Falls[?][?]SCnearby in LimestoneECastle Hayne?protists-foramsSC0126There apparently is a Santee Falls with limestone exposures nearby,but I have been unable to find the exact location. At a guess it may have been on the Santee River NW of Adams Landing and now under the waters of Lake Marion33.5528,-80.4858,,AHm74?|$*SC0018
HamburgAikenSCclassic locality from early 20th centuryKuTuscaloosa?SC000133.4797,-81.9581,,AHm73|$*
SalleyAikenSCECongaree?SC000233.5656,-81.3036,,AHm73|$*
Tinker Creek?AikenSCon S side 500 meters below Cix's[?] bridgeEMcBean,Barnwellinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Corbula,Cytherea,Leda,Lutraria(Pteropsis),Nucula,Ostrea,pectinidae-Pecten;Spisula,Tellina,Venericardia;gastropoda-VolutocorbisSC0003Tinker Creek runs along the Aiken-Barnwell line mostly in Aiken County and largely within the DOE Savannah River Plant. There aren't many bridges. Most likely locality looks to be around 33.3997N,-81.5084W,but that's just a guess33.3997,-81.5084,,AHm73?|$*
Upper Three RunsAikenSC4 km S of SC781ECongaree?SC000433.3864,-81.4877,,AHm73?|$*
Baldock(NW7-LowerThreeRuns)AllendaleSC6.5 km NW at Lower Three RunsEinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaSC000533.1281,-81.4633,,AHm73?|$*SC0124
Ellenton(S2)BarnwellSC2 km S in excavationEBarnwellinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaSC000633.2433,-81.3778,,AHm73?|$*
Lower Three Runs CreekBarnwell?SCin Allendale quadrangle. Apparently the creek lies mostly within the Savannah River Nuclear site and it runs into the Savannah River. Location is the approximate loc of Three Runs Baptist ChurchEBarnwellinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaSC012433.02932,-81.5137,,AHm73|*$SC0005
-(LocalRivers)?BeaufortSCIn area rivers collected by Scuba diving -- noted for poor underwater visibilityPLHawthornvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-CarcharodonSC0133http://www.blackriverfossils.org/BeaufortCounty/tabid/53/TripReports/2207/Default.aspx32.4314,-80.6700,,AJi43|*$SC0008,SC0009
BeaufortBeaufortSCvertebratesvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-CarcharodonSC000832.4314,-80.6700,,AHj43|*$SC0009,SC0133
Beaufort(HuntingIsStPark)BeaufortSCOn beach at Hunting Island State Parkvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC0134http://www.rvparkreviews.com/regions/South_Carolina/Beaufort.html32.358,-80.4442,,AHm73|$*
Morgan RiverBeaufortSCOLChandler Bridgevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-CarcharoclesSC0139http://www.fossiliferous.co.uk/raysusa.htm32.4766,-80.5135,,AHm73?|$*
Port Royal IslandBeaufortSCvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC0135http://beaufort.locale.com/SC-localities-port+royal+island+sc+real+estate/32.3788,-80.6891,,AHm73|$*
St Helena IslandBeaufortSCIn channel off Olde Church Road--Presumably a diving sitevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC0136http://www.owners.com/WTG023032.4171,-80.5134,,AHm73|$*
-Beaufort|CharlestonSCvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-ProcarcharodonSC000932.4314,-80.6700,,AJj44|*$SC0008,SC0133
CrossBerkeleySCin quarryE?Duplin?,Yorktown?invertebrates-bryozoa,echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusksSC001533.3698,-80.1157,,AHj34?|*$SC0010,SC0011,SC0012,SC0013,SC0014,SC0016,SC0129
Cross(CrossQry)BerkeleySCCross Quarry,Exposures of the Oligocene Cooper Marl + the Pliocene Duplin MarlOLCooperinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusks;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)(teeth),selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC001033.3698,-80.1157,,AHm73?|*$SC0011,SC0012,SC0013,SC0014,SC0015,SC0016,SC0129
Cross(CrossQry)BerkeleySCCross Quarry,Exposures of the Oligocene Cooper Marl + the Pliocene Duplin MarlOL-PLCooper Marl,Duplin Marlinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusks;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)(teeth),selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC001133.3698,-80.1157,,AHm73?|*$SC0010,SC0012,SC0013,SC0014,SC0015,SC0016,SC0129
Cross(CrossQry)BerkeleySCCross Quarry,Exposures of the Oligocene Cooper Marl + the Pliocene Duplin MarlPLDuplininvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusks;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)(teeth),selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC001233.3698,-80.1157,,AHm73?|*$SC0010,SC0011,SC0013,SC0014,SC0015,SC0016,SC0129
Cross(Martin-MariettaQry)BerkeleySCin Martin-Marietta Quarry in depositsE-PEinvertebrates-bryozoa,echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusksSC001333.3698,-80.1157,,AHm73?|*$SC0010,SC0011,SC0012,SC0014,SC0015,SC0016,SC0129
Cross(Martin-MariettaQrys)BerkeleySCin Martin-Marietta gravel quarries (Berkeley and Orangeburg) accessible with permission on weekends. 11 km N of SC176 on SC311 then 10 km W on County Line Road wide variety of vertebrates and invertebratesE-PLMoultrie,Cross,Cooperinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-decapoda-(crabs);;;echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusks-gastropoda-Ecphora;;;vertebratesSC001433.3698,-80.1157,,AHj34?|*$SC0010,SC0011,SC0012,SC0013,SC0015,SC0016,SC0129
Cross(martin-Marietta Qry)BerkeleySCAt Martin-Marietta Berkely QuarryE,MI,PL,PESantee,Duplin,Wicomicoinvertebrates-brachiopoda,echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusks;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)(occassional)SC0129http://www.gamineral.org/cross.htm33.3698,-80.1157,,AHm73?|*$SC0010,SC0011,SC0012,SC0013,SC0014,SC0015,SC0016
Eadytown(DiversionCanal)BerkeleySCon spoil banks of Santee-Cooper diversion CanalESanteeinvertebrates-mollusksSC001633.3847,-80.1381,,AHm73|*$SC0010,SC0011,SC0012,SC0013,SC0014,SC0015,SC0129
Goose CreekBerkeleySCon S side of creekPLWaccamawinvertebrates-mollusksSC001732.9750,-80.0348,,AHm73?|$*SC0138
Goose CreekBerkeleySCOLChandler Bridgevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea-Dasyatis,rajaformes-Raja;;selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC0138http://www.fossiliferous.co.uk/raysusa.htm32.9750,-80.0348,,AHm73?|$*SC0017
Hamlet CircleBerkeleySCOLChandler Bridgevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea-Plinthicus;selachii(sharks)(teeth)-Galeocerdo,PhysogaleusSC0137http://www.fossiliferous.co.uk/raysusa.htm33.0049,-80.0799,,AHm73|$*
KingstreeBerkeleySCEPWilliamsburgvertebrates-fish(teeth)-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC0141http://www.jstor.org/pss/100667233.6677,-79.8306,,AHm73|*$SC0115,SC0116
St StephenBerkeleySCAt hydroelectirc turbine excavation siteEPWilliamsburgvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC0140http://www.jstor.org/pss/100667233.4263, -79.9288,,AHm73?|$*
Wilsons Landing(N1-SanteeRiver)BerkeleySC0.8km N on S side of Santee RiverEPWilliamsburginvertebrates(abundant)(diverse)-mollusks(abundant);plants,vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC0142http://www.jstor.org/pss/100667933.4563,-80.1505,,AHm73|$*
Creston(E1-SC33)CalhounSC1 km E in road cut on SC33, type localityECongareeinvertebrates(marine)SC001933.6055,-80.6423,,AHm73|$*
Lone Star(N5)CalhounSC5 km N on abandoned road W of SC237 and S of Warley Creek - Type localityEWarley Hillinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Venericardia,(others)SC002033.6617,-80.6102,,AHm73?|$*
Poplar CreekCalhounSCEWarley Hillinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaSC002133.5317,-80.553,,AHm73?|$*
Ashley RiverCharlestonSCin feeder creek and area exposuresvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC0022http://www.ditchweezil.net/tripdetail.asp?TripID=332.7625,-79.9292,,AHj43|*$SC0031,SC0120
CharlestonCharleston?SCnearMIHawthornvertebrates-reptilia-crocodilia-GavialosuchusSC003132.7765,-79.9311,,AHj43|*$SC0022,SC0120
Charleston(AshleyRiver)CharlestonSCin area marl pits along Ashley RiverECooperprotists-forams;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC002632.8250,-79.9909,,AHj44?|$*SC0025
Charleston(AshleyRiverBridge)CharlestonSCIn fill on Hwy 7 at Ashley River Bridgeinvertebrates-brachiopodaSC002532.8353,-79.9854,,AHm73?|$*SC0026
Charleston(S15-BoltonMine)CharlestonSC15 km S on NC17 in spoil pits of Bolton mineOLCooperinvertebrates-bryozoa,mollusks-bivalvia;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals(bones)SC0023US17 runs E-W32.7955,-80.0692,,AHm73?|*$SC0024,SC0028
Charleston(SE16)CharlestonSC16 km SE on SC17 in spoil pitsOLinvertebrates,vertebrates-(bones),fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC002432.7952,-80.0727,,AHm73?|*$SC0023,SC0028
DupontCharlestonSCEinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaSC002732.7953,-80.0257,,AHm73|$*
James Island RR Station(BoltonMine-US17)?CharlestonSC600 meters S,18 km SW of Charleston on Spoil banks of old Bolton mine on Rt 17OLCooper Marlinvertebrates-arthropoda-crustacea-cirripedia(barnacles);;bryozoa,mollusks-bivalvia;;vertebrates(bones)(fragments)-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC0028This entry is confused? James Is is about 5km SW of downtown Charleston whereas the Bolton Mine was around 15-18km W of Charleston on US17. It's not clear that there is or ever was a James Is RR station.32.7632,-79.9688,,AHm73?|*$SC0023,SC0024
North CharlestonCharlestonSCAshley River Phosphate beds - chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks) Alopecias,ProCarcharodonMIHawthornvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-Alopias,ProcarcharodonSC002932.8724,-80.0569,,AHm73|$*
Younges IslandCharlestonSCIn Pleistocene fossil beds in mud bed at low tide with a lower,richer bed available at very low tidePECanepatchinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Astrangia;;;mollusks-bivalvia-Noetia,Rangia;gastropoda-Busycon,Conus,Polinices,Terebra,TurritellaSC0105Younges Island in original 'Polynices' is likely a misspelling of Polinices,the modern 'moon snail'32.6938,-80.2314,,AHm73|$*SC0106
Younges IslandCharlestonSCin mud flatsPEinvertebratesSC010632.6938,-80.2314,,AHm73|$*SC0105
Charleston(S-beach)Charleston|ColletonSCS of Charleston along beachPEinvertebrates-mollusksSC003032.6557,-79.9403,,AHh14|$*
CherawChesterfieldSCclassic locality from early 20th centuryKuTuscaloosa?SC003334.7073,-79.876,,AHm73?|$*SC0032
Cheraw(US1-PeeDeeRiver)ChesterfieldSCat bridge over PeeDee River. In borrow pit 100 meters S of US1KTuscaloosa?plants(sparse),protists-foramsSC003234.7073,-79.876,,AHm73?|$*SC0033
MiddendorfChesterfieldSCclassic locality from early 20th century. 41 plant speciesKuTuscaloosaplants(diverse)SC003434.5217,-80.1631,,AHm73|$*SC0035
Middendorf(N3-rr)ChesterfieldSCin RR cut 3 km N on Hartsville-Ruby Road - good plants(leaves)-impressionsKMiddendorfplants(leaves)SC003534.5382,-80.1534,,AHm72|$*SC0034
PeeDee RiverChesterfieldSCin outcrops between Burches Ferry[?] and Yauhannah FerryKuPeeDeeinvertebrates(marine)SC0036Can't locate either Burches or Yahannah Ferry on USGS maps. These are said to be River Bluff exposures East of Florence,SC34.2056,-79.5568,,AHh44?|*$SC0062,SC0063
Rimini(S2-SpringGroveCrk)ClarendonSC2 km S on Spring Grove Creek in fossiliferous chertEBlack Mingo-SC003733.6533,-80.4955,,AHm73|$*
Tindall's Mill(SammySwamp)ClarendonSCon Manning-Paxville Road in bed of Sammy Swamp in Sandstone and chert on Clay bedEBlack Mingoinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Ostrea,Venericardia;gastropoda-Calyptraphorus,Mitrella[?],Natica,Pseudoliva,TurritellaSC0038'Miterella' assumed to be mispelling of 'Mitrella'33.7245,-80.3111,,AHm73|$*
Edisto BeachColletonSCMiocene or younger vertebrate fossils in float along beach at Edisto Beach State Park mixed in with modern seashellsTEvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals-proboscidea-(mammoths),Mastodon;;pilosa(sloths),cingulata-Dasypodidae(armadillos);rodentia-Castor(beaver);artiodactyla-tayassuidae(peccaries);perissodactyla-equidae(horses);cetacea(whales,porpoises);sireniaSC0143101 American Fossil Sites-Dickas32.5050,-80.2947,,AKm72|,
Jeremy InletColletonSCMiocene or younger vertebrate fossils in float mixed with modern seashells at mouth of Scott Creek 2km N of Edisto Beach SPTEvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);mammals-proboscidea-(mammoths),Mastodon;pilosa(sloths),cingulata-Dasypodidae(armadillos);rodentia-Castor(beaver);artiodactyla-tayassuidae(peccaries);perissodactyla-equidae(horses);cetacea(whales,porpoises),sireniaSC0144101 American Fossil Sites-Dickas32.5177,-80.2780,,AKm73|,
Raysor Bridge(EdistoRiver)ColletonSCin small marl exposure on Edisto RiverMIDuplin?SC003933.1000,-80.6658,,AHm73|$*SC0040
Shell islandColletonSCMiocene or younger vertebrate fossils in float along sandbar mixed in with modern seashells. Will need to arrange transportationTEvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);mammals-proboscidea-(mammoths),Mastodon;pilosa(sloths),cingulata-Dasypodidae(armadillos);rodentia-Castor(beaver);artiodactyla-tayassuidae(peccaries);perissodactyla-equidae(horses);cetacea(whales,porpoises),sirenia(bone fragments,teeth)SC0145101 American Fossil Sites-Dickas32.5350,-80.2492,,AKm73|,
St George(SW13-Raysor Bridge)ColletonSC13 km SW near Raysor Bridge on Edisto RiverMIRaysor Marlinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Paracyathus;;;mollusks-bivalvia-Arca,Astarte,Crassatellites,Glycymeris,Leda,Nucula,Ostrea,pectinidae-Pecten;Plicatula,Yoldia;gastropoda-Epitonium,Fissuridea,Turritella;scaphopoda-Cadulus;(others)SC004033.1000,-80.6658,,AHm73|$*SC0039
Black CreekDarlingtonSC15 species plants,a few mollusksKuBlack Creekinvertebrates-mollusks(sparse);plants(diverse)SC004134.4165,-79.9540,,AHm73?|$*
Darlington(BlackCrk)DarlingtonSCalong Black creek above townKuBlack Creekplants-algae-Algites;angiosperms-Ficus_fig,Magnoliaceae,Myrica,Proteoides,Rhus,Salix(willow),(others);gymnospermopsida-coniferophyta-Araucaria,Cephalotaxospermum[?],StrobilitesSC0042few citations for Cephalotaxospermum,but Cephalotaxus is a valid genus that might well be found in a Cretaceous plant collection34.3366,-79.8582,,AHm73?|$*
Mechanicsville(NE2-SC34)DarlingtonSC2 km NE on SC34KBlack Creek,Tuscaloosa?SC0043There is also a Mechanicsville in Lee County34.3536,-79.7377,,AHm73|$*
Ashley RiverDorchester?SC35.2km above CharlestonEvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-CarcharodonSC005832.948,-80.1817,,AHm73?|$*SC0132
Dorchester(E4-FourHoleSwamp)DorchesterSC4.3 km E at Four Hole Swamp on W bank of Orangeburg-Summerville Rd in marlEinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals;mollusks(casts);vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC004433.1411,-80.3602,,AHm73|$*SC0045
Four Hole SwampDorchesterSCin dredgingvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-CarcharoclesSC004533.1411,-80.3602,,AHm73|$*SC0044
Givhans BridgeDorchesterSCon Edisto River 3 km S of Four Hole swamp in marl in stream bed on approachECooperinvertebrates-bryozoa,mollusks-bivalvia-Amusium,Arca,Ostrea,pectinidae-PectenSC004733.0272,-80.3928,,AHm73|$*SC0046
Givhans Bridge(EdistoRiver)DorchesterSCon Edisto River 3 km S of Four Hole swamp in marl in river bluff 300 meters above bridgeECooperinvertebrates-bryozoa,mollusks-bivalvia-Amusium,Arca,Ostrea,pectinidae-PectenSC004633.0375,-80.3878,,AHm73?|$*SC0047
Harleyvill(LafargeQry)DorchesterSCLaFarge Cement Quarry--accessible to a limited number of collectors 4 times per year. Quarry is off SC453Einvertebrates-brachiopoda,echinoderms-echinoidea;mollusks-bivalvia-Ostrea,(scallops);;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays)(teeth),selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC0128Closed. Some material may be avail adj to town hallhttp://www.gamineral.org/PFieldT-main.htm33.2135,-80.4482,,AHJ44?|*$SC0048,SC0049,SC0050,SC0051,SC0052,SC0053,SC0054,SC0055,SC0056,SC0121
HarleyvilleDorchesterSCThis is an active Limestone plant that has a good reputation for providing access for fossil hunting. The main mine is approx. 60' deep and cuts through the Harleyville Formation (Late Marine Eocene) and Cross Formation (Middle Marine Eocene). This mine is a great place for all types of Eocene chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth). Archeocete material is a common find. Several complete skeletons of undescribed Durodon species have been recovered by the SC state museumEm-EuHarleyville,Crossvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals-cetacea(whales)SC005633.2135,-80.4482,,AHJ44|*$SC0048,SC0049,SC0050,SC0051,SC0052,SC0053,SC0054,SC0055,SC0121,SC0128
HarleyvilleDorchesterSCESantee Limestoneinvertebrates,vertebrates-mammals-cetacea-archaeoceti-Basilosaurus,ZygorhizaSC004833.2135,-80.4482,,AHJ44|*$SC0049,SC0050,SC0051,SC0052,SC0053,SC0054,SC0055,SC0056,SC0121,SC0128
Harleyville(BlueCircleQry)DorchesterSCBlue Circle QuarryESantee Limestonevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays),selachii(sharks);;mammals-cetacea-archaeocetiSC0052Closed to collecting. some dump material may be avail at town hall33.2135,-80.4482,,AHm73|*$SC0048,SC0049,SC0050,SC0051,SC0053,SC0054,SC0055,SC0056,SC0121,SC0128
Harleyville(BlueCircleQry)DorchesterSCBlue Circle QuarryOLCooper Marlvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-batoidea(rays),selachii(sharks);;mammals-cetacea-archaeocetiSC0053Closed to collecting. Soe material may be dumped adj to town hall33.2135,-80.4482,,AHm73|*$SC0048,SC0049,SC0050,SC0051,SC0052,SC0054,SC0055,SC0056,SC0121,SC0128
Harleyville(E3)DorchesterSC3 km E in quarryE-OLinvertebrates,vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals-cetacea(whales)-archaeoceti-Basilosaurus,Zygorhiza(teeth)SC004933.2147,-80.4135,,AHm73?|*$SC0048,SC0050,SC0051,SC0052,SC0053,SC0054,SC0055,SC0056,SC0121,SC0128
Harleyville(GiantCementQry)DorchesterSCGiant Portland Cement Co. Quarry?SC005433.2144,-80.4481,,AHj44?|*$SC0048,SC0049,SC0050,SC0051,SC0052,SC0053,SC0055,SC0056,SC0121,SC0128
Harleyville(LafargeQry)DorchesterSCBlue Circle Cement,This is an active Limestone mine that cuts 80' through the Harleyville Formation (Late Marine Eocene) and the Cross Formation (Middle Marine Eocene). This is the deepest mine in Eastern SC. The plant schedules one trip per quarter and ... Has produced a large quantity of undescribed archeocete material. Basilosaurus material shows up regularly along with shark,dugong,fish,and turtlesEm-EuHarleyville,Crossvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks);;mammals,reptilia-turtlesSC0051Material for collection is available in lot next to town hall, 119 S RR Ave, check in at town hall.http://www.wncrocks.com/resources/Collecting%20site%20lafarge.htm33.2135,-80.4482,,AHm73|*$SC0048,SC0049,SC0050,SC0052,SC0053,SC0054,SC0055,SC0056,SC0121,SC0128
Harleyville(N3)DorchesterSC3 km N in quarryE-MICastle Hayne,Cooper-SC0050Original says NC33.2402,-80.4259,,AHm73?|*$SC0048,SC0049,SC0051,SC0052,SC0053,SC0054,SC0055,SC0056,SC0121,SC0128
Harleyville(NNE4-GiantCementQry)DorchesterSCIn pit of Giant Portland Cement Co 4 km NNE. Oligocene Cooper MarlESantee Limestoneinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Chlamys,Ostrea;;;protists-forams;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);;mammals-cetacea-archaeoceti-(basilosauridae)(vertebrae)Zygorhiza(teeth)SC005533.2135,-80.4482,,AHj44|*$SC0048,SC0049,SC0050,SC0051,SC0052,SC0053,SC0054,SC0056,SC0121,SC0128
RidgevilleDorchesterSCPEvertebratesSC0130http://www.gamineral.org/fossil_field_trips.htm33.0956,-80.3147,,AHm73|$*
Summerville?DorchesterSCECoopervertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-Hemipristis,Isurus,OdontaspisSC0057There is a second Summerville in Richland County33.0183,-80.1758,,AHm73|$*
Summerville(DorchesterCrk)DorchesterSCIn the bed of Dorchester Creek near the end of Crosscreek Dr and S in creek to SC642. Collect at low tideOLChandler Bridgevertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)-CarcharodonSC0132http://www.blackriverfossils.org/GoFossilHunting/DorchesterCreek/tabid/69/Default.aspx32.9561,-80.1719,,AHm72?|$*SC0058
Burches FerryFlorenceSC14 km S of Mars Bluff (141 km above Georgetown)KuPeeDeeinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Anomia,Aphrodina,Exogyra,Liopistha,Ostrea;cephalopoda-belemnoidea-Belemnitella;;gastropoda-TurritellaSC0059Can't locate either Burches or Yahannah Ferry on USGS maps. These are said to be River Bluff exposures East of Florence,SC34.0960,-79.5156,,AHm73?|*$SC0062,SC0063
Davis LandingFlorenceSCKuPeeDeeinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Anomia,Crenella,Exogyra,Gryphaea,Lima,Ostrea,pectinidae-Pecten;Veniella;cephalopoda-ammonoidea-SphenodiscusSC006034.0274,-79.3078,,AHm73|$*
Elim(US391)?FlorenceSC500 meters SE on US391(SC186?) at junction of Sparrow swamp and PeeDee River(Lynches River?)KuPeeDeeinvertebrates-mollusks;protists-foramsSC006134.0447,-79.7969,,AHm73?|$*
FlorenceFlorenceSCPLinvertebrates-mollusksSC0131http://www.gamineral.org/fossil_field_trips.htm34.1989,-79.7389,,AHm73|*$SC0063
Florence(E-US76-MarsBluff)FlorenceSC19 km E on old US76 at Mars Bluff on PeeDee RiverKBlack Creekinvertebrates-mollusks,;vertebrates-fish(vertebrae)SC006334.2026,-79.5730,,AHm73?|*$SC0036,SC0059,SC0062,SC0131
Florence(MarsBluff)FlorenceSC16 km E at Mars Bluff at base of sequence, Tellina with sponge boringsKuinvertebrates-bryozoa,cnidaria-corals;mollusks-bivalvia-Anomia,Arca,Breviarca,Cardium,Corbula,Crassatellites,Glycymeris,Leda,Lucina,Ostrea,Tellina(withspongeborings),Veniella;gastropoda-Epitonium,Gyrodes[?],Lunatia,Nerita,Pugnellus,Turritella;scaphopoda-Dentalium;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)-Odontaspis,(vertebrae)SC0062Gyrodes originally Gyrates34.1927,-79.5712,,AHm73|*$SC0036,SC0059,SC0063
Florence(WillowCrk)FlorenceSCalong Willow CreekKPeeDeeinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Exogyra,(others)SC006434.099,-79.6838,,AHm73?|$*
Orum(N)FlorenceSC500 meters Ninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-ExogyraSC006534.0859,-79.5686,,AHm73|$*
Black RiverGeorgetownSCKuPeeDeeinvertebrates(marine)SC006633.3986,-79.2475,,AHm73?|$*
Choppee Creek(BlackRiver)?GeorgetownSCon N bank of Black River about 19 km N10degW of GeorgetownEBlack Mingoinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Melina,Modiolus,Ostrea,Venericardia,;gastropoda-LiotiaSC006733.5589,-79.3421,,AHm73?|$*
Georgetown(NW5-SampitRd)GeorgetownSC5 km NW near source of Whites Creek on Sampit Road in red sand poorly preserved marine fossil castsE-SC006833.4017,-79.3211,,AHm73?|$*
Litchfield BeachGeorgetownSCalong BeachPEinvertebrates-mollusksSC006933.4667,-79.097,,AHm73|$*
Pawleys Island(SEnd)GeorgetownSCFossils at S End?SC007033.3994,-79.1391,,AHm73|$*
Perkins BluffGeorgetownSCon W bank of Black River 5 km above Black Mingo Creek in fossiliferous Limestone (type locality)EBlack Mingoinvertebrates-mollusks-cephalopoda-nautilidae-EutrephocerasSC007133.5238,-79.437,,AHm73|$*
Waccamaw RiverGeorgetownSCKuPeeDeeinvertebrates(marine)SC007233.3583,-79.2569,,AHj44|*$SC0122,SC0123
Atlantic BeachesHorrySCon Atlantic Ocean beaches from Winyah Bay to NC lineinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Exogyra;gastropoda;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC008633.8225,-78.6566,,AHk44|$*SC0087
Atlantic beachesHorrySCon beachesKPeeDeeinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-ExogyraSC008733.8225,-78.6566,,AHk44|$*SC0086
Bears BluffHorrySCabout a dozen species of mollusksPLWaccamawinvertebrates-mollusksSC007332.6776,-80.1933,,AHm73?|$*
Conway(TillyLake)HorrySC15 km E at mouth of Tilly Lake on Waccamaw RiverKinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-ExogyraSC0074Original reference said North Carolina33.8259,-78.9090,,AHm73|$*
Myrtle BeachHorrySCin dredged materials along beachvertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth);(others)SC008133.6889,-78.8869,,AHm73|*$SC0075,SC0076
Myrtle Beach(Intracoastal)HorrySCNorth Bank of Intercoastal Canal in back of Shrine club on US17PECanepatchinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Astrangia;;;mollusks-bivalvia-Noetia,Rangia;gastropoda-Busycon,Conus,Polinices,Terebra,TurritellaSC0078'Polynices' is likely a misspelling of Polinices,the modern 'moon snail'33.714,-78.9232,,AHm73?|*$SC0075,SC0076,SC0077,SC0080
Myrtle Beach(Intracoastal)HorrySCin bank of Intercoastal Waterway in back of Shrine Club on NC17invertebrates-mollusks-bivalviaSC008033.714,-78.9232,,AHm73?|*$SC0075,SC0076,SC0077,SC0078
Myrtle Beach(Intracoastal+NC51)HorrySCN along Intercoastal waterway at NC51 bridgePEinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Rangia;gastropoda-Busycon,Conus,Polinices,Terebra,TurritellaSC0077NC51 is somehere else. Could be either NC15 or US50133.705,-78.9337,,AHm73?|*$SC0075,SC0076,SC0078,SC0080
Myrtle Beach(N-NC17)HorrySCN along Hwy 17PEinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Rangia;gastropoda-Busycon,Conus,Polinices,Terebra,TurritellaSC007633.7125,-78.9043,,AHm73?|*$SC0075,SC0077,SC0078,SC0080,SC0081
Myrtle Beach(N1)HorrySC1 km N along Intercoastal waterwayPEinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Rangia;gastropoda-Busycon,Conus,Polinices,Terebra,TurritellaSC007533.7206,-78.9126,,AHm73|*$SC0076,SC0077,SC0078,SC0080,SC0081
Myrtle Beach(S)HorrySCS along coast?SC007933.6524,-78.9242,,AHm73|$*
Myrtle Beach--Windy HillHorrySCinvertebrates-echinoderms-echinoidea-CassidulusSC008233.7973,-78.7292,,AHm73|$*
North Myrtle Beach(N9-US17)?HorrySC9 km N in spoil bank along SC17KPeeDeeinvertebratesSC008433.8651,-78.6461,,AHm73?|$*
North Myrtle Beach(S10-US17)?HorrySCalong SC17 10 km S in spoil bank ofKuPeeDeeinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Cucullaea,Exogyra,Trigonarca;cephalopoda-ammonoidea-Placenticeras;nautilidae-EutrephocerasSC008533.7809,-78.7905,,AHm73?|$*SC0083
North Myrtle Beach(S8-US17)HorrySC8 km S(?) on W Side NC17(See SC0087)KPeeDeeinvertebrates(?)(abundant)SC008333.7887,-78.7725,,AHm73?|$*SC0085
Savannah RiverJasperSCarea exposuresMIHawthorninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia(sparse)SC008832.4831,-81.2147,,AHj44|$*
BatesburgLexingtonSCnearby -- Avalonian fossilsCm?Asbill Pondinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobita(Avalonian)-Agraulos,Hypagnostus,Paradoxides,Peronopsis,Ptychagnostus,Skehanos,Skreiaspis?,TomagnostusSC009033.9078,-81.5475,,AHm73|$*SC0089
BatesburgLexingtonSCinvertebrates-arthropoda-trilobitaSC008933.9078,-81.5475,,AHm73|$*SC0090
Gaston(S3)LexingtonSC3 km S 600 meters E of RREMcBeaninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-VenericardiaSC009333.8023,-81.0981,,AHm73?|*$SC0091,SC0092
Gaston(S3)LexingtonSC3 km SECongaree?SC009233.8023,-81.0981,,AHm73?|*$SC0091,SC0093
Gaston(W1-FirstCrk)LexingtonSC1.3 km W at head of First Creek (type locality)ECongaree Shaleinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Venericardia;;;vertebrates-fish-chondrichthyes-selachii(sharks)(teeth)SC009133.8175,-81.119,,AHm73?|*$SC0092,SC0093
Hodges Mill(Mullins?)MarionSC(Snow Hill member) 70 meters W of Nichols-Galivants Ferry road 1 km N of Sandy Bluff roadKuBlack Creekinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Aphrodina,Cardium,Crassatellites,Cyprimeria,Exogyra,Legumen,Leptosolen,Ostrea,pholadidae,Trigonia,VeniellaSC0094Hodges Mill is at 34.3225,-82.9313, Galivants Ferry is on Little Pee Dee River at 34.0563, -79.2464. Nichols is a few km N of Galivants Ferry. Sandy Bluff Rd might be SC1734.1792,-79.2186,,AHm73?|$*
Lynches RiverMarionSCKuPeeDeeinvertebrates(marine)SC009534.7906,-80.7477,,AHj44|$*
Smithboro(SE5-MullinsRd)MarionSC5 km SE in bed of branch of Buck Swamp on Mullins roadKuSnow Hillinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Aphrodina,Cardium,Crassatellites,Cyprimeria,Exogyra,Legumen,Leptosolen,Ostrea,pholadidae,Trigonia,VeniellaSC009634.2156,-79.3203,,AHm73?|$*
Cave Hall(WrightsBluff)OrangeburgSCCave Hall Plantation(?) near McClellanvilleEWarley Hillinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-OstreaSC0018Cave Hall Plantation=Wright's Bluff. Between Santee River, Halfway Swamp, and Bull Bluff Creek. Possibly near the Calhoun/Orangeburg county line33.5523,-80.5036,,AHm73??|$*SC0126
Eutawville(NE5-EutawSprings)OrangeburgSC5.5cm ENE at Eutaw Springs in LimestoneESanteeinvertebrates-mollusksSC009733.4068,-80.3009,,AHm73|$*
OrangeburgOrangeburgSCIn area Limestone deposits?SC010033.4930,-80.8545,,AHj44|$*SC0101
Orangeburg(BullSwampRd)OrangeburgSCon Bull Swamp Rd E of CawCaw road. Caw Caw Swamp is just W of Orangeburg. Bull Swamp is E of I26 near Cameron.EMcBeaninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Leda,Trigonarca,Yoldia;gastropoda-Actaeon,Bullinella,Cancellaria,Conomitra,Conus,Crepidula,Ficus,Lunatia,Murex,Natica,Oliva,Pleurotoma,Terebra,Tuba[?],Turricula?,Turritella,(others)SC0101Tuba is a legitimate sponge genus. Here it is a bivalve? Turricula originally entered as Curricula33.4896,-80.8649,,AHm73?|$*SC0100
Orangeburg(N8-PoosersHill)OrangeburgSC8 km N at Pooser's[?] HillEinvertebrates(diverse)SC0098Couldn't identify Pooser's Hill=33.5554,-80.8566,,AHm73?|$*
Orangeburg(N9-ColumbiaRd)OrangeburgSC9 km N to the S of Early Branch on the Columbia roadEMcBeaninvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-Leda,Lutraria(Pteropsis),Mactra,Pinna,Trigonarca,Yoldia;gastropoda-Cancellaria,Crepidula,Phos,TurriculaSC009933.5766,-80.8408,,AHm73|$*
Santee(US301?)OrangeburgSCon S shore of Lake Marion near US391(US301/I95) bridge in Limestone and sandESanteeinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia(sparse)SC010233.5,-80.457,,AHm73?|$*
Springfield(E6-RockySwamp)OrangeburgSC6.2 km E at bluff E of Rocky Swamp on Norway road in sandy chert ledgesEinvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-VenericardiaSC010433.4950,-81.1845,,AHm73?|$*
Springfield(StromansMill)OrangeburgSC3 km downstream at Stroman's Millinvertebrates(shells)(silicified)SC0103white silicified shells33.4798,-81.2521,,AHm73|$*
Catchall(NE3)SumterSC3 km NE in red roadside sandEinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Madrepora;;;echinoderms-echinoidea(fragments);mollusks-bivalvia-Crassatella,Venericardia;gastropoda-Mesalia?,TurritellaSC010734.0292,-80.4735,,AHm73|$*
Mayesville(NE8-BlackRiverRd)SumterSC8 km NE on Black River Road 1 km NE of Brick Church. 250 species of mollusksMIDuplininvertebrates-mollusks(abundant)(diverse)SC010834.0164,-80.1543,,AHm73?|$*
Pinewood(NNW6-FullersEarthCrk)SumterSC6.5 km NNW at river road crossing of Fuller's Earth CreekEinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals;mollusks-bivalvia-Ostrea,Venericardia;gastropoda-TurritellaSC010933.7747,-80.5418,,AHm73|$*
Wedgefield(N3-MooresSpring)SumterSC3.5 km N at Moore's Spring 70 meters W of Stateburg Hwy (Camden Hwy)Einvertebrates-mollusks-bivalvia-VenericardiaSC011033.9156,-80.5240,,AHm73|$*
Black Mingo CreekWilliamsburgSCKuPeeDeeinvertebrates(marine)SC011133.5531,-79.3917,,AHm73?|$*
KingstreeWilliamsburgSCOn Main StreetEBlack Mingoinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals;mollusks-bivalvia-Gervillia?,Perna;gastropoda-Murex,NaticaSC011533.6656,-79.8243,,AHm73|*$SC0116,SC0141
KingstreeWilliamsburgSCin spoil piles of area irrigation pondsEinvertebrates-mollusksSC011633.6656,-79.8243,,AHj54|*$SC0115,SC0141
Kingstree(BlackRiver)?WilliamsburgSCAt Black River Highway bridgeEBlack Mingoinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals;mollusks-bivalvia-Gervillia?,Perna;gastropoda-Murex,NaticaSC0114There are actually two Black River bridges, one on SC377 and one on US5233.5865,-79.8176,,AHm73?|$*SC0112
Kingstree(S10-BlackRiver)WilliamsburgSC10 km S at Lower Bridge on Black RiverEBlack Mingoinvertebrates(rare)SC011233.5865,-79.8176,,AHm73?|$*SC0114
Kingstree(SW9-MurraysFerryRd)WilliamsburgSC9.3 km SW on Murray's Ferry Road to HeinemannEBlack Mingoinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals;mollusks-bivalvia-Gervillia?,Perna;gastropoda-Murex,NaticaSC011333.6349,-79.917,,AHm73?|$*
Salters(E2)WilliamsburgSC2 km E in roadside exposuresEinvertebrates-cnidaria-corals-scleractinia-Coelohelia(Oculina),Haimesiastraea;;;mollusks-bivalvia-Cucullaea,Ostrea,(others)(silicified)SC0117per HA Coelohelia=Oculina33.5941,-79.8379,,AHm73?|$*SC0118
Salters(E2)WilliamsburgSC2 km E on unpaved road in coarse red sandEBlack Mingoinvertebrates-mollusksSC011833.5941,-79.8379,,AHm73?|$*SC0117
Suttons(E3)WilliamsburgSC3 km E in roadside exposuresEBlack Mingoinvertebrates-bryozoa,mollusks-bivalvia-Anomia,Ostrea,pectinidae-PectenSC011933.3968,-79.7210,,AHm73|$*

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