Help mindat.org|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on MindatThe Mindat Store
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryRandom MineralSearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryHow to Link to MindatDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Almandine from
Tourmaline locality, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Description
Comments:commonly present at schist contact.
Quality of samples:Rock forming mineral/non-crystalline/little interest for collectors.(##)
Rarity at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visual Identification
References
References:Rowan M. Lytle Collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Almandine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tourmaline locality, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Almandine
1.4km (0.9 miles) Linkpot cut, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) Clark Hill prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) Nathan Hall (Clark Hill) Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) Unnamed stone quarries, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.4km (2.8 miles) Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.1km (3.2 miles) Reeb Mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.7km (3.6 miles) Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) Enegren Mica Mine (Power Mica Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) Hurd State Park quarries, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) Anderson No. 2 Mica Mine, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.3km (4.5 miles) Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.7km (4.8 miles) Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.8km (4.9 miles) Rock Landing Quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.1 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
8.2km (5.1 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
8.3km (5.2 miles) Unnamed SE quarry (molybdenite locality), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.0km (5.6 miles) White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.1km (5.7 miles) Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.6km (6.0 miles) Walden Gem Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.6km (6.0 miles) Quarry Hill (Brainerd Quarries; Knudsen Quarries; Shailer Quarries), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) Bordonaro Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.1km (6.3 miles) Forest Ridge Road, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.3km (6.4 miles) Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.4km (6.5 miles) Connecticut Yankee atomic power plant, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2015, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: July 4, 2015 12:58:12