Magnetite locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||41° 27' 53'' North , 72° 31' 26'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||41.4647222222, -72.5238888889|
Octahedral magnetite crystals can be found in a chlorite schist in Middletown Formation gneiss exposed along the power line ROW near the very southern end of Timms Hill. These are flat-faced crystals that look identical (especially with the chlorite matrix) to those from Chester and other places in Vermont.
1 valid mineral.
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Schooner, Richard. (circa 1985), Untitled manuscript on central Connecticut mineralogy.