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Albite from
Beaver Meadow Road - State Route 9 Interchange, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Description
Comments:clear micro crystals in vugs.
Habit:micro crystals
Colour:white
Quality of samples:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Rarity at site:Extremely common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visual Identification
References
References:Yedlin, Neal. (1967). The Micromounter. Rocks and Minerals: 42(11): 840-842.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Albite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Beaver Meadow Road - State Route 9 Interchange, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Albite
1.1km (0.7 miles) Civilian Conservation Corps prospect (CCC prospect; Cook columbite prospect), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.1km (0.7 miles) Civilian Conservation Corps Quarry (CCC Quarry; Smith Quarry; Turkey Hill quarry lot), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.5km (0.9 miles) Hewitt Gem Quarry (Herb's Gem Quarry; Sawmill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) Long Hill (Turkey Hill) prospects, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) Jail Hill Road locality (Jail Hill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.5km (1.5 miles) Arnold Granite Quarry (Great Hill Quarry; Hazelton Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.5km (1.6 miles) Arnold Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Connecticut Yankee atomic power plant, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.1km (2.6 miles) Brainerd Quarries, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.6 miles) Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) Unnamed magnetite occurrences, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.8km (3.6 miles) Rock Landing Quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.0km (3.7 miles) Mt. Tom prospects, Moodus, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.7km (4.1 miles) Anderson No. 2 Mica Mine, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.7km (4.2 miles) Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.7km (4.2 miles) Bailey prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.1km (4.4 miles) Enegren Mica Mine (Power Mica Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) Hurd State Park quarries, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) Eureka Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.1km (5.7 miles) Dripps Road, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.5km (5.9 miles) Reeb Mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.7km (6.0 miles) Slocum Prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.0km (6.2 miles) Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.9km (6.8 miles) Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.1km (6.9 miles) Unnamed SE quarry, White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.0km (7.4 miles) The Feldspar Corp. Quarry, White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.4km (7.7 miles) White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.7km (7.9 miles) Becker Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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