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Spodumene from
Long Hill, Leominster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA

Description
Habit:"Rectangular plates" 1 to 2 inches long average in outcrops, up to 6 inches. Larger in boulders (primarily at Rocky Hill, Sterling). (Billings & Wolfe, 1944)
Colour:white to buff-colored
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Rarity at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Billings, M. P. and Wolfe, C. W. (1944): Spodumene Deposits in the Leominster-Sterling Area (USGS Open-File Report 45-88)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Spodumene data
Locality Data:Click here to view Long Hill, Leominster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
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7.9km (4.9 miles) Sterling, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
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