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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Thorite
Comments:A single orange, microscopic anhedral mass in hornblende has been reported
Habit:anhedral
Colour:orange
Abundance at site:Extremely Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Unconfirmed/Questioned
References
References:Januzzi (1976) Mineral Localities of Connecticut & Southeastern New York State
Januzzi, 1966, 1989
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Thorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Thorite
16.2km (10.1 miles) A North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
85.1km (52.9 miles) B Trotter Mine (Lehigh Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin mining district, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
85.2km (53.0 miles) C Buckwheat pit (Southwest opening; Buckwheat Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin mining district, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
91.2km (56.7 miles) D Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
96.2km (59.8 miles) E Connecticut Yankee atomic power plant, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
105.7km (65.7 miles) F BEMCO prospect (Charlotte Mine), Cranberry Lake, Byram Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
113.8km (70.7 miles) G Tanners Brook monazite deposit, Chester, Chester Township, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA
150.8km (93.7 miles) H Sherrer Quarry (C.K. Williams & Co. Quarry; Williams Quarry), C.K. Williams Quarry complex (Williams and Company Rock Quarry), Chestnut Hill (College Hill; Lafayette Hill; Mount Lafayette; Paxinosa Ridge), Easton, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, USA
209.9km (130.4 miles) I Overlook Quarry (Atlas Feldspar Company Quarry; Atlas Quarry; Day Quarry), Overlook, Saratoga Co., New York, USA
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