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Allen Granite & Construction Co. Quarry, Waterloo, Byram Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USAi
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Allen Granite & Construction Co. QuarryQuarry
Waterloo- not defined -
Byram TownshipTownship
Sussex Co.County
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USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 54' North , 74° 45' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Stanhope3,410 (2017)3.5km
Budd Lake8,968 (2017)3.5km
Netcong3,253 (2017)3.7km
Hopatcong Hills16,267 (2017)8.3km
Hackettstown9,579 (2017)8.4km


A feldspar deposit in medium to coarse-grained gneissic granite. Located on the South slope of the mountain, ½ mile NE of Waterloo.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Description: Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Description: Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
'Chlorite Group'
Description: Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Description: Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Description: Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
'Hornblende'
Description: Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Description: Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Colour: Pink
Description: Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Description: Perthitic. Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Description: Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Description: Gray to slightly bluish. Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Description: Occurs in a medium- to coarse-grained gneissic granite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt 1.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hornblende'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hornblende'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
AlAluminium
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

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Rutgers University, the State University of New Jersey, Bulletin No. 5, Part 1.


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