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

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) 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) 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) Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.2km (2.0 miles) State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.3km (2.0 miles) Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.3km (2.1 miles) Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.6km (2.3 miles) White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) Walden Gem Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) Clark Hill prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.1km (2.6 miles) Nathan Hall (Clark Hill) Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) Bordonaro Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) Unnamed SE quarry (molybdenite locality), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) Case quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.9km (3.1 miles) Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.9km (3.7 miles) Simpson Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) Unnamed stone quarries, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.2km (3.8 miles) Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) Hollister prospects (Hollister Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) Griswold Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) Reeb Mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) Unnamed prospects, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) Gas pipeline, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.7km (4.2 miles) Howe #4 Quarry and Eureka Quarries, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.8km (4.2 miles) Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.5km (4.7 miles) Dripps Road, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.7km (4.8 miles) Tourmaline locality, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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