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

Species:'Olivine' (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 Olivine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Olivine
9.1km (5.7 miles) A Mahopac Mines (Hill Mine; German Flats Mine), Carmel, Putnam Co., New York, USA
36.1km (22.4 miles) B Weston meteorite (incl Easton; Trumbull; Fairfield), Weston, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
49.4km (30.7 miles) C Stratford meteorite, Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
56.0km (34.8 miles) D Red-Back Mine (Redback mine), Tuxedo Lake, Town of Tuxedo, Orange Co., New York, USA
67.6km (42.0 miles) E Serpentinite, Norfolk, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
89.0km (55.3 miles) F Wethersfield (1971) meteorite, Wethersfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
96.5km (60.0 miles) G Ultramafic rock bodies, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
144.2km (89.6 miles) H Pelham asbestos mine, Pelham, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
161.0km (100.1 miles) I New Braintree, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
162.5km (101.0 miles) J Schenectady meteorite, Glenville, Schenectady Co., New York, USA
163.2km (101.4 miles) K Tomhannock Creek meteorite, Ironhannock Creek, Rennselaer Co., New York, USA
203.5km (126.4 miles) L Prince's Soapstone Quarry, Lafayette, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA
223.8km (139.1 miles) M Wilton, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
245.5km (152.6 miles) N Mount Cuba serpentinite, New Castle Co., Delaware, USA
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