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Almandine from
Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Almandine
Formula:Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Description
Comments:in sugary albite
Habit:trapezohedral
Colour:red
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Minerals (1995) 70:396-409, Albini (1979)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Almandine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Almandine
0.8km (0.5 miles) A Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) B Schoonmaker Mine (Cramer Mine), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) C Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.2km (2.0 miles) D State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.3km (2.0 miles) E Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.3km (2.1 miles) F Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.6km (2.3 miles) G White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) H Walden Gem Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) I State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) J Clark Hill prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.1km (2.6 miles) K Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) L Bordonaro Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) M Unnamed SE quarry (molybdenite locality), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) N Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.9km (3.1 miles) O Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.0km (3.1 miles) P Garnet prospect, Middle Haddam, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.9km (3.7 miles) Q Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) R Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) S Unnamed stone quarries, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) T Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.2km (3.8 miles) U Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) V Hollister prospects (Hollister Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) W Reeb Mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) X Gas pipeline excavation, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.7km (4.2 miles) Y Howe #4 Quarry and Eureka Quarries, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.8km (4.2 miles) Z Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.5km (4.7 miles) 0 Dripps Road, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.7km (4.8 miles) 1 Tourmaline locality, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) 2 Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.1 miles) 3 Hurd State Park quarries, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.7km (5.4 miles) 4 Linkpot cut, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.1km (5.7 miles) 5 Enegren Mica Mine (Power Mica Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.4km (5.9 miles) 6 Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.5km (5.9 miles) 7 Anderson No. 2 Mica Mine, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.2km (6.3 miles) 8 Rock Landing Quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.9km (6.8 miles) 9 John Salak Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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