Lydford Mining Co. – Lucrative Limestone
Cousins recounts that for many years in Jamaica, there was little commercial interest in high purity calcium carbonate, the chemical substructure of limestone, because bauxite, the ore that contains aluminum, was "the name of the game in minerals, back then.
BAUXITE IN NORTHEASTERN MISSISSIPPI. By EENEST F. BUECHAKD.
BAUXITE IN NORTHEASTERN MISSISSIPPI. By EENEST F. BUECHAKD. ... As Hilgard's description is a very good pen picture of bauxite, Adams felt that his search was leading him in the right direction, and accordingly he examined the deposit in Tippah County ... been over the same ground in quest of underground water, clay, iron ore, and oil and ...