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Scribner Ledge Quarry, Albany, Oxford Co., Maine, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° North , 70° West (est.)
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Margin of Error:
~6km
Locality type:


Granite pegmatite. Mined for feldspar, mica, and beryl, 1950's. Oxford pegmatite field.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds; Cameron, Eugene N.; and others (1954) Pegmatite investigations, 1942-45, in New England. USGS Professional Paper 255.
Annite
Formula: KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: W. B. Thompson, D. L. Joyner, R. G. Woodman, and V. T. King (2005) A Collector's Guide to Maine Mineral Localities. Maine Geological Survey Bulletin 41
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds; Cameron, Eugene N.; and others (1954) Pegmatite investigations, 1942-45, in New England. USGS Professional Paper 255.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
Beryl var: Heliodor
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds; Cameron, Eugene N.; and others (1954) Pegmatite investigations, 1942-45, in New England. USGS Professional Paper 255.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Reference: King, V., 2008, Maine Feldspar, Families, and Feuds
Dumortierite
Formula: (Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds; Cameron, Eugene N.; and others (1954) Pegmatite investigations, 1942-45, in New England. USGS Professional Paper 255.
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Reference: "Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al., 1998
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds; Cameron, Eugene N.; and others (1954) Pegmatite investigations, 1942-45, in New England. USGS Professional Paper 255.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: "Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al., 1998; Cameron, Eugene N.; and others (1954) Pegmatite investigations, 1942-45, in New England. USGS Professional Paper 255.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds; Cameron, Eugene N.; and others (1954) Pegmatite investigations, 1942-45, in New England. USGS Professional Paper 255.
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: W. B. Thompson, D. L. Joyner, R. G. Woodman, and V. T. King (2005) A Collector's Guide to Maine Mineral Localities. Maine Geological Survey Bulletin 41
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: "Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al., 1998

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Meta-autunite8.EB.10Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Annite9.EC.20KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Heliodor9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Dumortierite9.AJ.10(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Meta-autunite40.2a.1.2Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
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
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with (BO3)
Dumortierite54.1.2.1(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
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
Annite71.2.2b.3KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
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.
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
var: Heliodor-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
Quartz
var: Rose Quartz
-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Beryl (var: Heliodor)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Dumortierite(Al,Fe3+)7(SiO4)3(BO3)O3
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
PPhosphorus
P Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe AnniteKFe32+(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
UUranium
U Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O

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Cameron, Eugene N.; and others (1954) Pegmatite investigations, 1942-45, in New England. USGS Professional Paper 255.


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