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

Classification
Species:Zircon
Comments:Brown crystals up to 3 cm. have been reported in hornblende; also as a constituent of the gneiss country-rock
Habit:elongated prismatic
Colour:brown
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Jensen (1978) Minerals of New York State, pp.42-43
(Dana, 1874) (Januzzi, 1966, 1989) (Trainer, 1938).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Zircon data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Zircon
4.6km (2.9 miles) A Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
13.2km (8.2 miles) B Western Connecticut State College, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) C North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) D Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) E Casey Quarry (Ridgefield pegmatite), Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
19.6km (12.2 miles) F Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) G U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
23.6km (14.7 miles) H Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
23.6km (14.7 miles) I Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) J Consolidated Feldspar Mining Corporation's plant (Baylis prospect (property) & Speranza prospect (property)), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) K Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
24.4km (15.2 miles) L Kinkel Quarry, Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) M Biermann Quarries (Bethel quarries) and tourmaline ledge, Bethel, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) N Mount Taurus quarry (Mt Taurus quarry; Bull Hill quarry; Verplanck quarry), Cold Spring, Town of Philipstown, Putnam Co., New York, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) O Captain Cook's Quarry (Purdy Station Quarry), Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
30.0km (18.6 miles) P Forest of Dean Mine, Fort Montgomery, Town of Highlands, Orange Co., New York, USA
30.5km (19.0 miles) Q Bog Meadow Pond, Town of Highlands, Orange Co., New York, USA
31.1km (19.4 miles) R Rockside Quarry (Mine Hill Quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
31.9km (19.8 miles) S Bear Mountain, Bear Mountain State Park, Orange Co., New York, USA
32.0km (19.9 miles) T Long Pond, Village of Monroe, Town of Monroe, Orange Co., New York, USA
32.1km (19.9 miles) U New England Mining Company Quarry (Roebling Mine; Hewitt's Mine), Upper Merryall, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
32.6km (20.3 miles) V New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) W Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.3km (23.8 miles) X Stony Point (Woodbury), Rockland Co., New York, USA
38.3km (23.8 miles) Y Twin Lakes, Woodbury, Orange Co., New York, USA
39.7km (24.7 miles) Z Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
42.2km (26.2 miles) 0 Greenwood mine (Patterson mine), Town of Tuxedo, Orange Co., New York, USA
43.3km (26.9 miles) 1 Ladentown, Town of Ramapo, Rockland Co., New York, USA
43.9km (27.3 miles) 2 Hogencamp Mine, Town of Tuxedo, Orange Co., New York, USA
45.2km (28.1 miles) 3 Voorhis Quarry, Greenwich, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
45.3km (28.2 miles) 4 Ritch Quarry, Greenwich, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
45.5km (28.3 miles) 5 VIllage of Monroe, Town of Monroe, Orange Co., New York, USA
46.9km (29.2 miles) 6 O'Neil Mine (Nail Mine), Lake Mombasha, Town of Monroe, Orange Co., New York, USA
47.2km (29.4 miles) 7 Clove Mine (Wilks Mine), Village of Monroe, Town of Monroe, Orange Co., New York, USA
57.6km (35.8 miles) 8 Thomaston Dam railroad cut, Thomaston Dam, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
58.4km (36.3 miles) 9 State Route 8 and State Route 118 interchange, Harwinton, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
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