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Fairfield

September's Meteorite of the Month is Fairfield, an iron (IAB-MG) meteorite found in Butler County, Ohio, in 1974.

According to the Meteoritical Bulletin (MB83):

An iron mass of 1600 g was found by Mr. Roy Ballinger among material dredged by the American Materials Company from 120 feet depth in a gravel pit in Pleistocene glacial deposits. 

Fairfield is one of 12 meteorites recovered in the state of Ohio – read more about meteorites from the Buckeye State on the Ohio Geological Survey website!Fairfield Meteorite