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Diamond Hill Granite Company quarry (Catamint Hill quarry; Calumet Hill quarry), Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USAi
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Diamond Hill Granite Company quarry (Catamint Hill quarry; Calumet Hill quarry)Quarry
Cumberland- not defined -
Providence Co.County
Rhode IslandState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° North , 71° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~4km
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Ref.: Rocks & Min.: 20:464. A granite quarry.

On Catamint Hill, Calumet Hill is a transliteration mistake. Name is a corruption of Catamount Hill.

Alkali feldspar granite. Undetermined radioactive phase present in the granite is locally called cecilite after Rhode Island mineral collector Cecil Foster.

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7 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Miller, C. E. (1971) Rhode Island Minerals and Their Locations, O. D. Hermes, Ed., University of Rhode Island, Kingston
Astrophyllite
Formula: K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Reference: Miller, C. E. (1971) Rhode Island Minerals and Their Locations, O. D. Hermes, Ed., University of Rhode Island, Kingston
Magnesio-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Description: Beautifully included in quartz.
Reference: Miller, C. E. (1971) Rhode Island Minerals and Their Locations, O. D. Hermes, Ed., University of Rhode Island, Kingston
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Miller, C. E. (1971) Rhode Island Minerals and Their Locations, O. D. Hermes, Ed., University of Rhode Island, Kingston
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Description: Hyalite
Reference: Miller, C. E. (1971) Rhode Island Minerals and Their Locations, O. D. Hermes, Ed., University of Rhode Island, Kingston
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Miller, C. E. (1971) Rhode Island Minerals and Their Locations, O. D. Hermes, Ed., University of Rhode Island, Kingston
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Miller, C. E. (1971) Rhode Island Minerals and Their Locations, O. D. Hermes, Ed., University of Rhode Island, Kingston

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Astrophyllite9.DC.05K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Magnesio-hornblende9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Riebeckite9.DE.25◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with (P=2, and N=4, 2 branches)
Astrophyllite69.1.1.1K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
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
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Magnesio-hornblende-☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Riebeckite-◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
H Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
OOxygen
O Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
O Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
FFluorine
F AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
NaSodium
Na AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Na Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Si Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
KPotassium
K AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
CaCalcium
Ca Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Fe Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS

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