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

Classification
Species:Pectolite
Comments:Reported as minute radiating fibrous masses; rare
Validation of this species reported many years ago is based upon a serpentine pseudomorph after pectolite found in 1946 (Fredericks) and confirmed. It occurs as a radiated pale green mass 3 x 4" in a pocket in massive chondrodite.
Habit:radiating fibrous masses
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Januzzi (1976) Mineral Localities of Connecticut & Southeastern New York State
Januzzi, 1966, 1989; Nightingale 2001
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pectolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Pectolite
24.2km (15.0 miles) A Sky Ridge railroad cut, Hawleyville, Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
33.3km (20.7 miles) B New York City Aquaduct openings, Ossining (Sing Sing), Westchester Co., New York, USA
33.3km (20.7 miles) C Ossining (Sing Sing), Westchester Co., New York, USA
36.8km (22.8 miles) D Haverstraw, Rockland Co., New York, USA
37.7km (23.4 miles) E O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
38.4km (23.9 miles) F Rockland Lake Landing, Rockland Lake, Haverstraw, Rockland Co., New York, USA
45.5km (28.3 miles) G Wesley Hills, Town of Ramapo, Rockland Co., New York, USA
47.3km (29.4 miles) H Piermont, Orangetown, Rockland Co., New York, USA
53.0km (32.9 miles) I Suffern Quarry (Union Hill Quarry), Suffern, Rockland Co., New York, USA
56.5km (35.1 miles) J Woodcliff Park (Woodcliff), Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
68.4km (42.5 miles) K Interstate 95 and George Washington Bridge Lower Level roadcut, Fort Lee, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
68.8km (42.7 miles) L Prospect Park Quarry (Sowerbutt Quarry; Vandermade Quarry; Warren Brothers Quarry), Prospect Park, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
70.4km (43.7 miles) M Braen Quarry (Braen Stone Industry Quarry; Sam Braen Quarry), Haledon, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
70.4km (43.8 miles) N Interstate 80 roadcut, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
70.4km (43.8 miles) O Hoxie's Quarry, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
71.0km (44.1 miles) P Hinchcliffe Stadium, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
71.3km (44.3 miles) Q Branford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
72.1km (44.8 miles) R Garret Street condominium construction site, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
72.8km (45.2 miles) S New York - Susquehanna & Western Railroad tunnel, Edgewater, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
74.2km (46.1 miles) T Upper New Street Quarry (Burger's Quarry), Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
74.2km (46.1 miles) U Lower New Street quarry, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
74.2km (46.1 miles) V Woodland Park (West Paterson), Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
74.4km (46.2 miles) W Bulls Ferry Road, North Bergen, North Bergen Township, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
75.5km (46.9 miles) X Guttenberg, Bergen Hill, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
75.5km (46.9 miles) Y Tomasso Quarry (Tilcon Tomasso Quarry; Tilcon Quarry; Arborio Quarry), Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
76.3km (47.4 miles) Z Great Notch, Little Falls Township, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
76.5km (47.5 miles) 0 Francisco Brothers Quarry (Francisco Quarry), Great Notch, Little Falls Township, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
76.5km (47.6 miles) 1 Little Falls Quarry, Little Falls Township, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
77.9km (48.4 miles) 2 Cedar Grove Reservoir, Cedar Grove, Cedar Grove Township, Essex Co., New Jersey, USA
77.9km (48.4 miles) 3 State Route 9 - Ellis Street and State Route 72 interchanges (State Route 72 roadcut), New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
78.4km (48.7 miles) 4 Weehawken, Bergen Hill, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
78.5km (48.8 miles) 5 New York - West Shore & Buffalo RR tunnel, Weehawken, Bergen Hill, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
79.5km (49.4 miles) 6 McDowell's Quarry (Osborne and Marsellis Quarry), Upper Montclair, Montclair Township, Essex Co., New Jersey, USA
81.6km (50.7 miles) 7 Laurel Hill (Snake Hill; Penitentiary Quarry), Secaucus, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
82.8km (51.4 miles) 8 Delaware - Lackawanna & Western Railroad tunnels, Bergen Hill, Jersey City, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
83.1km (51.6 miles) 9 Erie Railroad cut (Bergen archways), Bergen Hill, Jersey City, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
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