The Geology of Nova Scotian Gypsum

CIM Bulletin, 1954


THE HISTORY of Nova Scotia's gypsum industry goes back about two hundred years. The extensive deposits found in the Windsor formation, which is Lower Carboniferous, were the first discovered in North America and were known to the earliest settlers.
Keywords: anhydrite, calcium sulphate, limestone, Nova Scotian Gypsum, sea water, Calcium, Deposits, Gypsum, Rock, Rocks, Sulphate, Sulphates, Water, Waters