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Ilmenite from
Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA

Classification
Species:Ilmenite
Comments:Flat tabular crystals were found with tourmaline in gneiss
Two relatively large crystals, one about 1/4" in diameter, a fine euhedral rhombohedral crystal, embedded in a matrix of magnetite, diopside, chlorite and green serpentine.
Habit:flat, tabular, rhombohedral
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Jensen (1978) Minerals of New York State, 42-43
(Januzzi, 1966, 1989) (Trainer, 1938) (Nightingale 2001)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Ilmenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Ilmenite
4.6km (2.9 miles) A Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) B Mc Collum Mine (Croton Magnetic Iron-ore Mines), Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) C Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
19.6km (12.2 miles) D Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.0km (13.0 miles) E Canopus Mine (Nelson Mine), Travis Corners, Town of Philipstown, Putnam Co., New York, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) F U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
23.6km (14.7 miles) G Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
23.6km (14.7 miles) H Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) I Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
24.4km (15.2 miles) J Kinkel Quarry, Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
25.5km (15.8 miles) K Ilmenite locality, Bridgewater, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
29.9km (18.6 miles) L Interstate 84 road cuts (Route 6A bypass), Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
30.6km (19.0 miles) M Green's Farm locality (Roxbury garnet mine; Roxbury Falls garnet mine; Garnet Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
33.1km (20.5 miles) N Kyanite locality (Judds Bridge locality), Washington, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
36.1km (22.4 miles) O Weston meteorite (incl Easton; Trumbull; Fairfield), Weston, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
36.9km (22.9 miles) P Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) Q Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) R Old Mine Park (Lane’s Mine of Trumbull; Lane's New Stratford mine; Hubbard Mine; Long Hill Mine; Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.3km (23.8 miles) S Stony Point (Woodbury), Rockland Co., New York, USA
44.9km (27.9 miles) T Greenwood Furnace, Arden (Greenwood), Orange Co., New York, USA
45.5km (28.3 miles) U VIllage of Monroe, Town of Monroe, Orange Co., New York, USA
53.7km (33.4 miles) V State Route 118 Bantam River bridge, Litchfield, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
54.0km (33.5 miles) W Waterbury Road quarry, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
56.8km (35.3 miles) X Town Farm Road, Litchfield, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
57.6km (35.8 miles) Y Thomaston Dam railroad cut, Thomaston Dam, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
61.9km (38.5 miles) Z Warwick, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
65.5km (40.7 miles) 0 Edenville, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
66.4km (41.2 miles) 1 Fort George (192nd Street & Audubon Avenue), Washington Heights, Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
68.0km (42.3 miles) 2 Warwickite type locality, Amity, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
68.4km (42.5 miles) 3 Interstate 95 and George Washington Bridge Lower Level roadcut, Fort Lee, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
69.2km (43.0 miles) 4 Amity, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
78.5km (48.8 miles) 5 New York - West Shore & Buffalo RR tunnel, Weehawken, Bergen Hill, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
79.7km (49.5 miles) 6 Ratlum Mountain, Canton, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
81.6km (50.7 miles) 7 Laurel Hill (Snake Hill; Penitentiary Quarry), Secaucus, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
81.8km (50.8 miles) 8 Windsor Quarry (Winsor Quarry), Rudeville, Hardyston Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
84.8km (52.7 miles) 9 Mill site dump, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
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