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Smoky Quartz from
Linen Company mill no. 2, Willimantic, Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Described as occurring in "fine crystals". Perhaps it is the source of this unattributed specimen: http://www.mindat.org/photo-472700.html
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Wells, H. L. (1887), Bismutosphaerite from Willimantic and Portland. American Journal of Science: s. 3, 34: 271-4.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Smoky Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Linen Company mill no. 2, Willimantic, Windham, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Smoky Quartz
18.9km (11.7 miles) A Becker Quarry (Becker's Quarry), West Willington, Willington, Tolland Co., Connecticut, USA
26.7km (16.6 miles) B Brack Gem prospect (Brack prospect), East Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
28.7km (17.9 miles) C Spinelli prospect (Spinelli quarry), Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
29.4km (18.3 miles) D Paxton Way, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
29.5km (18.3 miles) E Vespa stone quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
30.6km (19.0 miles) F Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
30.6km (19.0 miles) G State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
32.2km (20.0 miles) H Chamberlain Lane, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
32.5km (20.2 miles) I Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
32.8km (20.4 miles) J Hollister prospects (Hollister Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
32.9km (20.5 miles) K Mt. Tom prospects, Moodus, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
33.2km (20.6 miles) L John C. Wiarda Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
33.2km (20.6 miles) M Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
33.3km (20.7 miles) N Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
33.5km (20.8 miles) O Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
33.6km (20.9 miles) P Howe #4 Quarry and Eureka Quarries, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
33.7km (20.9 miles) Q Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
33.8km (21.0 miles) R Gotta-Wannerstrom Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
34.0km (21.1 miles) S Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
34.6km (21.5 miles) T Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
34.6km (21.5 miles) U Schoonmaker Mine (Cramer Mine), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
34.6km (21.5 miles) V Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
35.0km (21.7 miles) W Quarry Hill (Brainerd Quarries; Shailor Quarries), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
35.1km (21.8 miles) X Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
35.2km (21.9 miles) Y Connecticut Yankee atomic power plant, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
36.5km (22.7 miles) Z Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
36.8km (22.9 miles) 0 Jail Hill Road locality (Jail Hill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
36.9km (22.9 miles) 1 Haddam Volunteer Fire Station, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
37.0km (23.0 miles) 2 Forest Ridge Road, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
37.1km (23.1 miles) 3 The Feldspar Corp. Quarry, White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
37.1km (23.1 miles) 4 White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
37.1km (23.1 miles) 5 Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
37.4km (23.2 miles) 6 Unnamed magnetite occurrences, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) 7 Timms Hill (Tim's Hill; Iolite Hill), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) 8 Civilian Conservation Corps Quarry (CCC Quarry; Smith Quarry; Turkey Hill quarry lot), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
38.1km (23.7 miles) 9 Long Hill (Turkey Hill) prospects, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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