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Basin Locality, Phippsburg, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA

Basin Locality, Phippsburg, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA

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Ref.: (in part):Rocks & Min.: 16:279; 62:429.
Calc-silicate deposit. This is an outcrop on the river shore. Known at least by the early nineteenth century, possibly late 1820's and visited by Charles Jackson in 1836 and afterwards. Many minerals have been erroneously reported in the last two centuries.

Mindat Articles

Fluorapatite and Odd Facts about the Basin Locality, Maine by Douglas Watts

Mineral List

Pargasite ?
var: Amethyst


12 entries listed. 11 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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