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Scorodite from
Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Scorodite
Formula:Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Comments:"in botryoidal crusts that are almost sub-translucent" associated with arsenolite (Januzzi 1976); "Common as pale-green masses resulting from the decomposition of arsenopyrite" (Schairer 1931)
Habit:botryoidal crusts
Colour:pale-green
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Januzzi (1976) Mineral Localities of Connecticut & Southeastern New York State, p. 230; Schairer (1931)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Erythrite1 photo of Scorodite associated with Erythrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Scorodite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Scorodite
0.5km (0.3 miles) State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) State Farm Quarry (Road Metal Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
48.2km (30.0 miles) Arsenic and nickel mine (Nickel Mine Brook), Seymour, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
53.3km (33.1 miles) Derby, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
59.6km (37.0 miles) Booth's Mine (Booth's Bismuth Mine; Booth-Hurd's Bismuth Mine), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
95.6km (59.4 miles) Carmel, Putnam Co., New York, USA
97.4km (60.5 miles) Putnam County Mining Corp. Mine (Old Arsenopyrite Mine), Pine Pond, Kent, Putnam Co., New York, USA
 
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