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Aurichalcite from
Stevenson Mine (Burke's Copper Mine), Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Aurichalcite
Formula:(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Formation:Secondary, Post-mining/Anthropogenic
Comments:Crusts from weathering of chalcopyrite and sphalerite.
Habit:crust
Colour:pale blue-green
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Former Ronald Januzzi collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aurichalcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Stevenson Mine (Burke's Copper Mine), Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Aurichalcite
12.8km (7.9 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
43.9km (27.3 miles) State Route 9 - Ellis Street and State Route 72 interchanges (State Route 72 roadcut), New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
48.8km (30.3 miles) Fenn Road, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
49.1km (30.5 miles) The Woodlands, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
49.7km (30.9 miles) Middletown lead mines (Middletown Mine), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
68.0km (42.2 miles) State Route 22 roadcut, Millerton, North East Township (Northeast), Salisbury Mining District, Dutchess Co., New York, USA
 
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