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

Classification
Species:Scheelite
Comments:Several 0.6 cm. X 2.5 cm. veins were found in massive hornblende; also small crystals in galena
Habit:bipyramidal
Colour:grayish white, white
Luminescent properties:bright bluish white
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Januzzi (1976) Mineral Localities of Connecticut & Southeastern New York State, p. 278; Januzzi, 1966, 1989
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Galena5 photos of Scheelite associated with Galena at this locality.
Cerussite3 photos of Scheelite associated with Cerussite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Scheelite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Scheelite
4.6km (2.9 miles) A Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
19.8km (12.3 miles) B Agstone Company Limestone Quarry, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
37.4km (23.3 miles) C State Route 111 road cuts, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) D Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) E Old Mine Park (Lane’s Mine of Trumbull; Lane's New Stratford mine; Hubbard Mine; Long Hill Mine; Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.6km (24.0 miles) F Booth's Mine (Booth's Bismuth Mine; Booth-Hurd's Bismuth Mine), Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
40.8km (25.4 miles) G State Route 25 road cuts, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
85.2km (52.9 miles) H Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
87.6km (54.4 miles) I Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
88.0km (54.7 miles) J Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
88.1km (54.8 miles) K Passaic pit (Marshall Mine; Passaic 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
94.1km (58.5 miles) N Unnamed stone quarries, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
94.3km (58.6 miles) O Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
95.3km (59.2 miles) P Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
98.9km (61.4 miles) Q Linkpot cut, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
99.0km (61.5 miles) R Slocum prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
133.3km (82.8 miles) S Betts Manganese Mines (Anson Betts Mine; Plainfield Manganese Mines), Plainfield, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
197.0km (122.4 miles) T Hoffman's Quarry (Hoffmans Quarry), Frankford, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA
219.9km (136.6 miles) U Alstead, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
224.1km (139.3 miles) V Wilton Crushed Stone Quarry (Pike Industries Quarry; Quinn Brothers Quarry; LAW Inc. Quarry), Wilton, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
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