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

Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Comments:Small masses associated with galena
Colour:yellow-brown
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Januzzi (1976) Mineral Localities of Connecticut & Southeastern New York State, p. 278; Nightingale, 2001
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Tremolite3 photos of Sphalerite associated with Tremolite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
16.2km (10.1 miles) A North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
19.8km (12.3 miles) B Ridgefield Silver Mine, Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.5km (13.3 miles) C Old lead mine, Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) D U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) E Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
27.5km (17.1 miles) F Wilton Silver Mine, Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
30.8km (19.2 miles) G Roxbury Iron Mine (Shepaug Iron Company Mine; Shepaug Spathic Iron and Steel Company Mine), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
30.9km (19.2 miles) H Sandy Hook gold mine (Blackwell's mine), Sandy Hook, Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
31.1km (19.4 miles) I Rockside Quarry (Mine Hill Quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
33.1km (20.5 miles) J Kyanite locality (Judds Bridge locality), Washington, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
33.3km (20.7 miles) K Ossining (Sing Sing), Westchester Co., New York, USA
36.7km (22.8 miles) L Lane's Mine (Lane's Lead and Silver Mine; Elm Street), Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) M Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
37.7km (23.4 miles) N O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) O 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) P Booth's Mine (Booth's Bismuth Mine; Booth-Hurd's Bismuth Mine), Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
40.8km (25.4 miles) Q State Route 25 road cuts, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
49.4km (30.7 miles) R Lord Chamberlain Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (7003 Main Street; 7003 State Route 110), Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
54.1km (33.6 miles) S Tuckahoe, Eastchester, Westchester Co., New York, USA
57.6km (35.8 miles) T Thomaston Dam railroad cut, Thomaston Dam, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
58.4km (36.3 miles) U State Route 8 and State Route 118 interchange, Harwinton, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
59.8km (37.2 miles) V State Route 22 roadcut, Millerton, North East Township (Northeast), Salisbury District, Dutchess Co., New York, USA
60.6km (37.7 miles) W Eastchester, Westchester Co., New York, USA
63.0km (39.2 miles) X East Rock, New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
65.5km (40.7 miles) Y Edenville, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
67.1km (41.7 miles) Z Ancram Lead Mines (Ancram Mine: Livingston's Mine), Boston Corners, Ancram Township, Columbia Co., New York, USA
67.6km (42.0 miles) 0 Rhein property, Amity, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
68.4km (42.5 miles) 1 Interstate 95 and George Washington Bridge Lower Level roadcut, Fort Lee, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
68.8km (42.7 miles) 2 Prospect Park Quarry (Sowerbutt Quarry; Vandermade Quarry; Warren Brothers Quarry), Prospect Park, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
69.1km (42.9 miles) 3 North American Coal & Mining Company Mine (Red Bridge Mine), Spring Glen, Wawarsing, Ulster Co., New York, USA
69.1km (43.0 miles) 4 Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
69.6km (43.2 miles) 5 Ellenville Mine (Ellenville Lead Mine; Ulster mine), Ellenville, Wawarsing, Ulster Co., New York, USA
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