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Pine Hill Quarry (Springfield Dam locality), Weathersfield, Windsor Co., Vermont, USAi
Regional Level Types
Pine Hill Quarry (Springfield Dam locality)Quarry
Weathersfield- not defined -
Windsor Co.County
VermontState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
43° 22' 21'' North , 72° 30' 56'' West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~0km
Locality type:


Limestone quarry. Started by Charles Amsden in the 1850s or 1860s, who formed the very successful Amsden Lime Works.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Reference: Grant, 1968. Mineral Collecting in Vermont
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Grant, 1968. Mineral Collecting in Vermont
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Grant, 1968. Mineral Collecting in Vermont
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Grant, 1968. Mineral Collecting in Vermont
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Nicolay & Stone (1967), Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of the Eastern US, p.181
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Grant, 1968. Mineral Collecting in Vermont
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Grant, 1968. Mineral Collecting in Vermont
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS
Reference: Grant, 1968. Mineral Collecting in Vermont
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Grant, 1968. Mineral Collecting in Vermont
Quartz var. Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Grant, 1968. Mineral Collecting in Vermont
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Nicolay & Stone (1967), Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of the Eastern US, p.181
Talc var. Steatite
Formula: Mg3(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Nicolay & Stone (1967), Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of the Eastern US, p.181
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Nicolay & Stone (1967), Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of the Eastern US, p.181

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe1-xS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var. Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
var. Steatite9.EC.05Mg3(Si4O10)(OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe1-xS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
Quartz
var. Smoky Quartz
-SiO2
Talc
var. Steatite
-Mg3(Si4O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Talc var. SteatiteMg3(Si4O10)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O HematiteFe2O3
O Talc var. SteatiteMg3(Si4O10)(OH)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Quartz var. Smoky QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Talc var. SteatiteMg3(Si4O10)(OH)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si Talc var. SteatiteMg3(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Quartz var. Smoky QuartzSiO2
Si Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Actinolite☐Ca2(Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5)Si8O22OH2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2

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