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Fayalite-Forsterite Series from
Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA

Locality type:Mine
Species:'Fayalite-Forsterite Series' (not an IMA approved species)
Comments:Reported as abundant although commonly altered to serpentine
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Common
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Jensen (1978) Minerals of New York State, 42-43
(Colony, 1921) (Januzzi, 1966, 1989) (Trainer, 1938).
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fayalite-Forsterite Series data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fayalite-Forsterite Series
9.1km (5.7 miles) A Mahopac Mines (Hill Mine; German Flats Mine), Carmel, Putnam Co., New York, USA
15.7km (9.8 miles) B Oil Mill Pond, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
39.4km (24.5 miles) C Weston meteorite (incl Easton; Trumbull; Fairfield), Weston, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
46.9km (29.2 miles) D O'Neil Mine (Nail Mine), Lake Mombasha, Town of Monroe, Orange Co., New York, USA
49.4km (30.7 miles) E Stratford meteorite, Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
56.0km (34.8 miles) F Red-Back Mine (Redback mine), Tuxedo Lake, Town of Tuxedo, Orange Co., New York, USA
67.6km (42.0 miles) G Serpentinite, Norfolk, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
89.0km (55.3 miles) H Wethersfield (1971) meteorite, Wethersfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
96.5km (60.0 miles) I Ultramafic rock bodies, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
144.2km (89.6 miles) J Pelham asbestos mine, Pelham, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
161.0km (100.1 miles) K New Braintree, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
162.5km (101.0 miles) L Schenectady meteorite, Glenville, Schenectady Co., New York, USA
163.2km (101.4 miles) M Tomhannock Creek meteorite, Ironhannock Creek, Rennselaer Co., New York, USA
203.5km (126.4 miles) N Prince's Soapstone Quarry, Lafayette, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA
223.8km (139.1 miles) O Wilton, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
245.5km (152.6 miles) P Mount Cuba serpentinite, New Castle Co., Delaware, USA
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