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Malachite from
Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Formation:Post-mining/Anthropogenic
Comments:Thin coatings probably from alteration of chalcopyrite.
Colour:green
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Former Ronald Januzzi collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Malachite
6.1km (3.8 miles) Stevenson Mine (Burke's Copper Mine), Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
9.2km (5.7 miles) Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
12.1km (7.5 miles) New England Materials quarry, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
14.6km (9.0 miles) Woodbury pegmatite quarry, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
18.2km (11.3 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
18.4km (11.4 miles) Old Mine Park (Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
19.0km (11.8 miles) Roxbury Iron Mine (Shepaug Iron Company Mine; Shepaug Spathic Iron and Steel Company Mine), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
22.4km (13.9 miles) York Hill, Hamden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
23.1km (14.3 miles) Lord Chamberlain Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (7003 Main Street; 7003 State Route 110), Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
23.1km (14.3 miles) Tallman Mine (Tallman's Mine), Hamden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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