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GE-Central Quarry (GE #2 Quarry; General Electric #2 Quarry), Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USAi
Regional Level Types
GE-Central Quarry (GE #2 Quarry; General Electric #2 Quarry)Quarry
Buckfield- not defined -
Oxford Co.County
MaineState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° North , 70° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~3km
Locality type:


Oxford pegmatite field.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Bavenite
Formula: Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: King & Foord, 1994. Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1.; King and Foord, 2000, Addenda to Volume 1, Mineralogy of Maine, v. 2.; King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
'Biotite'
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
'Indicolite' ?
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Montebrasite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Pollucite
Formula: (Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
'Tourmaline' ?
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Montebrasite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Bavenite9.DF.25Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pollucite9.GB.05(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Indicolite' ?-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Tourmaline' ?-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Montebrasite41.5.8.2LiAl(PO4)(OH)
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 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
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 70 - INOSILICATES Column or Tube Structures
Column or Tube Structures with chains linked by Be
Bavenite70.5.3.1Ca4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
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)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Pollucite77.1.1.2(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
'Biotite'-
'Indicolite' ?-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Tourmaline' ?-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
H MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
LiLithium
Li MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca BaveniteCa4Be2Al2Si9O26(OH)2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
CsCaesium
Cs Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O

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