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Wilton Crushed Stone Quarry (Pike Industries Quarry; Quinn Brothers Quarry; LAW Inc. Quarry), Wilton, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USAi
Regional Level Types
Wilton Crushed Stone Quarry (Pike Industries Quarry; Quinn Brothers Quarry; LAW Inc. Quarry)Quarry
Wilton- not defined -
Hillsborough Co.County
New HampshireState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
42° 52' 12'' North , 71° 45' 59'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Wilton1,163 (2017)3.9km
Lyndeborough1,688 (2017)4.2km
Mont Vernon2,166 (2017)8.0km
Temple1,381 (2017)9.0km
Milford8,835 (2017)10.3km


A large crushed stone quarry. The entrance and a large part of the quarry are located in the town Wilton; the workings extend across the town line into Lyndeborough.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


22 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: P. Cristofono collection, 2014
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Habit: crude crystals
Colour: black
Description: Slightly radioactive.
Reference: P. Cristofono collection, 2012
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
'Chabazite'
Reference: Tom Mortimer collection, www.mindatnh.org
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Colour: green
Reference: P. Cristofono collection
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Peter Cristofono, 2015
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: P. Cristofono collection, 2014
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Peter Cristofono, 2015
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Peter Cristofono, 2015
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Fluorescence: strong green fluorescence (SW)
Reference: P. Cristofono collection
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Fluorescence: strong green fluorescence (SW)
Reference: P. Cristofono collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Habit: massive
Colour: Brassy, sometimes with an iridescent coating
Description: Magnetic.
Reference: Peter Cristofono collection, 2016
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P. Cristofono collection, 2015
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Peter Cristofono, 2015
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: P. Cristofono collection 2011
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Habit: crystals
Colour: brown, black
Reference: P. Cristofono collection, 2012
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Colour: brown
Reference: P. Cristofono collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Allanite-(Ce)9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
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)
Allanite-(Ce)58.2.1a.1{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Opal
var: Opal-AN
-SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O AnataseTiO2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O CalciteCaCO3
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
CeCerium
Ce Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

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