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Castle Point, Hoboken, Bergen Hill, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
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Brucite
Castle Point, Hoboken, Bergen Hill, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
Latitude: 40°44'42"N
Longitude: 74°1'24"W
 
 
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The Minerals of Castle Point, Hoboken, NJ (Darton 1882) by Daniel Russell


Mineral List

Aragonite
Brucite (TL)
var: Nemalite
Chromite
'Deweylite'
Dolomite
Hydromagnesite (TL)
Lizardite
Magnesite
Quartz
var: Chalcedony



10 entries listed. 7 valid minerals. 2 type localities (valid minerals).

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References

Sowerby, James (1811), Exotic Mineralogy: or, Coloured Figures of Foreign Minerals, as a Supplement to British Mineralogy.

Darton, Nelson Horatio (1882) The Mineralogical Localities in and around New York City, and The Minerals Occurring therein. Scientific American Supplement, New York, August 5, 1882: XIV, No. 344.

Chester, Albert H. (1901) New Jersey State Geologist Annual Report for the year 1900. Trenton, New Jersey: 186-188.

Manchester, J.G. (1931), The Minerals of New York City & Its Environs, New York Mineralogical Club Bulletin, Vol. 3: 30.

Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 186, 190, 273.

Dana 8: 1419.

External Links

http://www.mindat.org/photo-443439.html (Brucite illustration in: Sowerby, 1811)

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