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

Classification
Species:Kaolinite
Comments:Reported by Trainer as pseudomorphous after serpentine; six years later he retracted that identification after x-ray analysis
Confirmation
Validity:Erroneously Reported
References
References:Jensen (1978) Minerals of New York State, 42-43
Trainer, 1938, 1942
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Kaolinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Kaolinite
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23.6km (14.7 miles) B Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
31.1km (19.4 miles) C Rockside Quarry (Mine Hill Quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
32.6km (20.3 miles) D New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.6km (24.0 miles) E Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
63.8km (39.6 miles) F Board feldspar deposit, Monks, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
64.7km (40.2 miles) G Canaan, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
79.5km (49.4 miles) H McDowell's Quarry (Osborne and Marsellis Quarry), Upper Montclair, Montclair Township, Essex Co., New Jersey, USA
80.3km (49.9 miles) I Charlottesburg feldspar deposit, Newfoundland, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
85.9km (53.4 miles) J New Marlborough, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
88.0km (54.7 miles) K Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
88.7km (55.1 miles) L White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
90.2km (56.1 miles) M Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
93.3km (58.0 miles) N Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
94.3km (58.6 miles) O Terp Road pegmatite, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
97.7km (60.7 miles) P "Foothold Cleft", Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
97.8km (60.8 miles) Q Brack Gem prospect (Brack prospect), East Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
98.9km (61.4 miles) R Linkpot cut, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
99.0km (61.5 miles) S Slocum prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
99.3km (61.7 miles) T Tyringham, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
105.7km (65.7 miles) U Spring Valley Farm, Paulinskill Lake, Fredon Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
112.1km (69.7 miles) V Menlo Park neighborhood, Edison, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA
118.2km (73.5 miles) W South Amboy Borough, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA
122.5km (76.1 miles) X Quigley pit, Sayreville, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA
123.5km (76.7 miles) Y New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA
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155.7km (96.7 miles) 2 Cheapside Quarry (East Deerfield Quarry; Trew Corp. Quarry), Deerfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA
162.9km (101.2 miles) 3 Hornerstown, Upper Freehold Township, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, USA
166.4km (103.4 miles) 4 Bernardston, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA
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198.6km (123.4 miles) 7 Westmoreland, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
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