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Cheapside Quarry (East Deerfield Quarry; Trew Corp. Quarry), Deerfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA
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Babingtonite
Cheapside Quarry, Deerfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA

Photo: Saul Krotki 2005
Latitude: 42°34'5"N
Longitude: 72°34'44"W
 
 
Active quarry in Deerfield basalt.

Mineral List

Albite
Analcime
Aragonite
'Axinite Group'
Babingtonite
Baryte
Bornite
Calcite
'Chabazite'
Chalcopyrite
'Chlorite Group'
'Chlorophaeite'
Chrysocolla
Cuprite
Datolite
var: Botryolite
Dolomite
Epidote
Fluorite
Galena
Goethite
Gypsum
var: Selenite

Hematite
var: Iron Rose
'Heulandite'
Kaolinite
'Limonite'
Malachite
Natrolite
Opal
var: Opal-AN

Prehnite
Pyrite
Quartz
Quartz
var: Agate

var: Amethyst
var: Chalcedony
Saponite
Sphalerite
'Stilbite'
Titanite
'Tourmaline'
'Wad'


42 entries listed. 26 valid minerals.

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References

Emerson, B. K (1882) The Deerfield Dyke and its minerals. American Journal of Science 3rd series XXIV:270-278,349-359.

White, John S. and Cook, Robert B. (1990). Amethyst Occurrences of the Eastern United States. Mineralogical Record 21:203-213.

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