Help mindat.org|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on MindatThe Mindat Store
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryRandom MineralSearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryHow to Link to MindatDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Opal from
Manhan Mines (Loudville Mine; Southampton Lead Mine; Northampton Lead Mine), Easthampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Opal
Formula:SiO2 · nH2O
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Gleba, 1978. Massachusetts Mineral & Fossil Localities
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Opal data
Locality Data:Click here to view Manhan Mines (Loudville Mine; Southampton Lead Mine; Northampton Lead Mine), Easthampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Opal
26.8km (16.7 miles) A Leverett, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA
34.3km (21.3 miles) B Cheapside Quarry (East Deerfield Quarry; Trew Corp. Quarry), Deerfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA
48.4km (30.1 miles) C Quabbin Aqueduct Shaft #10 locality, Hardwick, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
48.6km (30.2 miles) D Florida, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
54.7km (34.0 miles) E Guilford, Windham Co., Vermont, USA
58.7km (36.5 miles) F Torringford, Torrington, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
65.2km (40.5 miles) G Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
66.0km (41.0 miles) H 2368-2384 Berlin Turnpike (Former Hartford Drive-In), Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
66.3km (41.2 miles) I State Route 8 and State Route 118 interchange, Harwinton, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
67.8km (42.1 miles) J Lead Mine Brook, Harwinton, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
68.1km (42.3 miles) K Rocky Hill Quarry, Rocky Hill, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
70.6km (43.9 miles) L Thomaston Dam railroad cut, Thomaston Dam, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
71.6km (44.5 miles) M Howe #4 Quarry and Eureka Quarries, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
71.9km (44.7 miles) N Hollister prospects (Hollister Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
72.2km (44.8 miles) O Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
72.4km (45.0 miles) P Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
73.3km (45.6 miles) Q Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
74.0km (46.0 miles) R Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
74.5km (46.3 miles) S Gotta-Walden Prospect, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
74.5km (46.3 miles) T Walden Gem Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
76.7km (47.7 miles) U Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
77.5km (48.1 miles) V Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
78.0km (48.5 miles) W Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
78.3km (48.6 miles) X Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
79.6km (49.5 miles) Y Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
80.4km (50.0 miles) Z Blue Stone Quarry, Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
81.1km (50.4 miles) 0 Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
81.6km (50.7 miles) 1 White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
82.7km (51.4 miles) 2 Rollstone Hill Quarry, Fitchburg, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
85.2km (53.0 miles) 3 Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
85.8km (53.3 miles) 4 Jungle Road area, Leominster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
86.0km (53.5 miles) 5 Slocum prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
87.2km (54.2 miles) 6 Route 13 area, Lunenburg, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
87.7km (54.5 miles) 7 Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
88.5km (55.0 miles) 8 Haddam Volunteer Fire Station, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
88.7km (55.1 miles) 9 John Salak Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2016, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: December 9, 2016 13:36:13
Go to top of page