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Rose Quartz from
Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Description
Habit:massive
Colour:grayish pink to orange-pink
Quality of samples:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Rarity at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visual Identification
References
References:Harold Moritz collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rose Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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Nearest other occurrences of Rose Quartz
2.8km (1.8 miles) Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.9km (2.4 miles) Great Hill Pond Brook pegmatite, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.0km (2.5 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
6.6km (4.1 miles) Nathan Hall (Clark Hill) Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.0km (4.9 miles) Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) Andrews Quarry (old Hale Quarry; Grandfather Andrews Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
49.1km (30.5 miles) Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
51.7km (32.1 miles) Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
52.9km (32.9 miles) East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
74.3km (46.2 miles) Blandford, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA
76.8km (47.7 miles) Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
80.7km (50.2 miles) Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
86.0km (53.5 miles) Chester, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA
88.6km (55.0 miles) Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
93.5km (58.1 miles) Williamsburg, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
94.4km (58.7 miles) Hobby Quarry (Buresch Quarry), North Castle, Westchester Co., New York, USA
94.8km (58.9 miles) Kinkel Quarry, Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
95.3km (59.2 miles) Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
95.3km (59.2 miles) Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
96.0km (59.6 miles) Consolidated Feldspar Mining Corporation's plant (Baylis prospect (property) & Speranza prospect (property)), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
109.2km (67.9 miles) Quabbin Aqueduct Shaft #4 locality, Rutland, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
113.1km (70.3 miles) White Plains, Westchester Co., New York, USA
154.3km (95.9 miles) Chelmsford, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
186.3km (115.8 miles) Acworth, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire, USA
202.2km (125.6 miles) Chandlers Mill Quarry, Newport, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire, USA
207.8km (129.1 miles) Sunapee, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire, USA
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