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Hydrozincite from
Roxbury Iron Mine (Shepaug Iron Company Mine; Shepaug Spathic Iron and Steel Company Mine), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA

Description
Comments:Typically as gray-white crusts and coatings associated with sphalerite.
Habit:coatings
Colour:grayish-white
UV Fluorescence:blue-white
Quality of samples:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Januzzi, 1976. Mineral Localities of CT and Southeastern NY State; Rocks & Minerals (1995) 70:396-409
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hydrozincite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Roxbury Iron Mine (Shepaug Iron Company Mine; Shepaug Spathic Iron and Steel Company Mine), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hydrozincite
13.8km (8.6 miles) U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
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93.9km (58.3 miles) Manhan Mines (Loudville Mine; Southampton Lead Mine; Northampton Lead Mine), Easthampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
115.2km (71.6 miles) Mill Site Dump, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
115.6km (71.8 miles) Trotter Mine (Lehigh Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
118.6km (73.7 miles) Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
118.7km (73.8 miles) Passaic pit (Marshall Mine; Passaic Mine), Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
162.7km (101.1 miles) Raub Mine (Raub farm), Oxford Furnace, Oxford Township, Warren Co., New Jersey, USA
227.8km (141.6 miles) Hooksett Crushed Stone Quarry (Pike Industries Quarry), Hooksett, Merrimack Co., New Hampshire, USA
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