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

Description
Comments:Some very black massive material is associated with meta-autunite.
Habit:massive
Colour:gray to black
Quality of samples:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Rarity at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ingerson, Earl. (1938): Uraninite And Associated Minerals From Haddam Neck, Connecticut. American Mineralogist: 23 (4): 269-276.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Smoky Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rock Landing Quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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Nearest other occurrences of Smoky Quartz
0.9km (0.6 miles) Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia 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
2.5km (1.5 miles) Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) Brainerd Quarries, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.8km (1.8 miles) Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.0km (1.8 miles) Unnamed magnetite occurrences, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) Connecticut Yankee atomic power plant, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) Jail Hill Road locality (Jail Hill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) Timms Hill (Tim's Hill; Iolite Hill), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) Mt. Tom prospects, Moodus, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) Civilian Conservation Corps Quarry (CCC Quarry; Smith Quarry; Turkey Hill quarry lot), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.8km (3.6 miles) Beaver Meadow Road - State Route 9 Interchange, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.2km (3.9 miles) Hewitt Gem Quarry (Herb's Gem Quarry; Sawmill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) Long Hill (Turkey Hill) prospects, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.1 miles) Dripps Road, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) Vespa stone quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.1km (4.4 miles) Arnold Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.7km (4.8 miles) John Salak Quarry, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.8km (4.9 miles) The Feldspar Corp. Quarry, White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, 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 (Clark Hill) Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), 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
13.9km (8.6 miles) Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.4km (9.0 miles) Gotta-Wannerstrom Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.7km (9.8 miles) Simpson Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
15.8km (9.8 miles) Brack Gem prospect (Brack prospect), East Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
16.0km (9.9 miles) Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
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