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Samarskite-(Y) from
Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Samarskite-(Y)
Formula:YFe3+Nb2O8
Comments:Reported in the old literature, but probably not analyzed, may be ishikawaite because ishikawaite was confirmed by analysis at the nearby Penfield Quarry.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dana 7:I:799.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Samarskite-(Y) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Samarskite-(Y)
1.6km (1.0 miles) Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
4.7km (2.9 miles) Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
4.8km (3.0 miles) Hollister prospects (Hollister Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock Mining District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) Knob Hill Quarry, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) Spinelli prospect (Spinelli quarry), Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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