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Quartz from
Boylston quarry, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada

Description
Habit:Well formed prismatic and tabular crystals, often showing with Faden lines
Colour:colorless, orange, red
Quality of samples:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Rarity at site:Extremely common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Robinson, G.W., et al., "What's New in Minerals", Mineralogical Record, vol. 23, no. 5, pp. 428, Sept-Oct 1992.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Boylston quarry, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
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Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
5.9km (3.7 miles) Moose Point, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
25.8km (16.0 miles) Forest Hill mines, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
32.0km (19.9 miles) Goldboro (Upper Seal Harbour), Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
49.5km (30.7 miles) Wine Harbour, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
54.4km (33.8 miles) Goldenville, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
68.8km (42.7 miles) Lower Caledonia, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
75.4km (46.9 miles) Ecum Secum Gold District, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
76.9km (47.8 miles) Finlay Point, Inverness Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
86.8km (53.9 miles) Bridgeville Iron Mines, Pictou Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
88.1km (54.7 miles) Lochaber mines, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
90.2km (56.1 miles) Dufferin mines, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
104.8km (65.1 miles) Beaverdam Gold mine (Beaver Dam mine), Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
118.0km (73.3 miles) Eagle Head (Deep Cove), Gabarus Bay, Cape Breton Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
119.1km (74.0 miles) Tangier mines, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
121.5km (75.5 miles) Caribou Gold District, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
125.0km (77.7 miles) Moose River Gold Mines, Moose River, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
136.2km (84.6 miles) McMillan Brook, Victoria Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
150.3km (93.4 miles) Dunbrack Mine, Musquodoboit Harbour, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
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