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Rice Quarry, Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USAi
Regional Level Types
Rice QuarryQuarry
Groton- not defined -
Grafton Co.County
New HampshireState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
43° North , 71° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~3km
Locality type:


Granite pegmatite. A quarry in pegmatite started before 1897. Mineralization occurs in 22 pegmatite bodies, of which 11 are zoned. Main production was from pegmatite No. 6

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North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Rocks & Min 80:252; USGS Prof Paper 255
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Rocks & Min 80:252
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 255
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 255
Arrojadite-(KFe)
Formula: {KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe2+13}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. IV; Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; Mineralogical Record (1973) 4:103-130
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 255
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 255
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: Rocks & Min 80:252
Graftonite
Formula: Fe2+Fe2+2(PO4)2
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 687.; Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
'Gummite'
Heterosite
Formula: (Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
'Jahnsite Group'
Formula: XM1M22M32(H2O)8(OH)2(PO4)4
Reference: Rocks & Min 80:252
Laueite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Rocks & Min 80:252
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 255
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 255
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Min 80:252; USGS Prof Paper 255
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Min 80:252
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Min 80:252
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 255
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Description: In schist
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 255
Triphylite
Formula: LiFe2+PO4
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Arrojadite-(KFe)8.BF.05{KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe2+13}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Graftonite8.AB.20Fe2+Fe2+2(PO4)2
Heterosite8.AB.10(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Laueite8.DC.30Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Triphylite8.AB.10LiFe2+PO4
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Gummite'-
'Jahnsite Group'-XM1M22M32(H2O)8(OH)2(PO4)4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Triphylite38.1.1.1LiFe2+PO4
(AB)3(XO4)2
Graftonite38.3.3.1Fe2+Fe2+2(PO4)2
AXO4
Heterosite38.4.1.1(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq
Arrojadite-(KFe)41.7.2.1{KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe2+13}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Laueite42.11.10.1Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
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
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 [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
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
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Gummite'-
'Jahnsite Group'-XM1M22M32(H2O)8(OH)2(PO4)4
Quartz
var: Rose Quartz
-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H Arrojadite-(KFe){KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe132+}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
H Jahnsite GroupXM1M22M32(H2O)8(OH)2(PO4)4
H LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
LiLithium
Li TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O GraftoniteFe2+Fe22+(PO4)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Arrojadite-(KFe){KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe132+}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O Jahnsite GroupXM1M22M32(H2O)8(OH)2(PO4)4
O LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Arrojadite-(KFe){KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe132+}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al Arrojadite-(KFe){KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe132+}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
PPhosphorus
P GraftoniteFe2+Fe22+(PO4)2
P TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
P Arrojadite-(KFe){KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe132+}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
P Jahnsite GroupXM1M22M32(H2O)8(OH)2(PO4)4
P LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K Arrojadite-(KFe){KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe132+}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca Arrojadite-(KFe){KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe132+}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
MnManganese
Mn Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Mn LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
FeIron
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe GraftoniteFe2+Fe22+(PO4)2
Fe TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Fe Arrojadite-(KFe){KNa}{Fe2+◻}{Ca}{Na2◻}{Fe132+}{Al}(PO4)11(HPO4)(OH)2
Fe LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

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USGS Prof Paper 255
Ref.: (in part): Rocks & Minerals: 65: 350-351 & 356, 358-359.


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