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Fluorapatite from
Rock Landing Quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Description
Habit:massive
Colour:pale green-gray
UV Fluorescence:yellow
Quality of samples:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Rarity at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visual (Fluorescence)
References
References:various photographs; Ingerson, Earl. (1938): Uraninite And Associated Minerals From Haddam Neck, Connecticut. American Mineralogist: 23 (4): 269-276.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorapatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rock Landing Quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorapatite
0.9km (0.6 miles) Anderson No. 2 Mica Mine, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
0.9km (0.6 miles) Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.4km (0.8 miles) Enegren Mica Mine (Power Mica Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) Hurd State Park quarries, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.5km (1.5 miles) Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) Quarry Hill (Brainerd Quarries; Knudsen Quarries; Shailer Quarries), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) Jail Hill Road locality (Jail Hill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.0km (3.1 miles) State Route 9 and State Route 81 Interchange, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.1km (3.1 miles) Slocum Prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.2km (3.2 miles) Gulf Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) Long Hill Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) Nemo's Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) Civilian Conservation Corps prospect (CCC prospect; Cook columbite prospect), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.2km (3.9 miles) Hewitt Gem Quarry (Herb's Gem Quarry; Sawmill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) Unnamed SE quarry (molybdenite locality), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.8km (4.8 miles) State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.8km (4.9 miles) Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.0km (5.0 miles) Bishop Hill Schorl Locality, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.7km (5.4 miles) Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.7km (6.0 miles) Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.2km (6.3 miles) Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.0km (6.8 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
11.1km (6.9 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
11.3km (7.0 miles) Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.5km (8.4 miles) Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.7km (8.5 miles) Gotta-Walden Prospect, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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