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Magnetite from
Townsend, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA

Classification
Species:Magnetite
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dale, T. Nelson (1910). Supplementary Notes on the Commercial Granites of New England. (USGS Bulletin 470).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Magnetite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Townsend, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
Localities for Magnetite in this Region
Barker Hill Quarry (Rusk Quarry; Townsend Quarry), Townsend, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Magnetite
15.7km (9.8 miles) A Burns Hill area, Milford, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
18.9km (11.7 miles) B Route 101/101A road cuts, Amherst, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
19.3km (12.0 miles) C Milford, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
22.6km (14.1 miles) D Amherst, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) E Bolton Lime Quarries (Bolton Quarry; Whitcomb Quarry; Hildreth Quarry), Bolton, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
29.0km (18.0 miles) F Route 101 magnetite locality, Bedford, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
29.1km (18.1 miles) G McCarthy Quarry, Acton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
30.3km (18.8 miles) H Stow, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
32.2km (20.0 miles) I Pulpit Road locality, Bedford, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
33.5km (20.8 miles) J Quabbin Aqueduct Shaft #2 locality, Holden, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
35.0km (21.8 miles) K Interstate 290/Interstate 495 interchange road cuts, Marlborough, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
36.0km (22.4 miles) L Windham, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire, USA
41.1km (25.5 miles) M Manchester, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
48.8km (30.3 miles) N Quabbin Aqueduct Shaft #10 locality, Hardwick, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
51.4km (31.9 miles) O Blueberry Mountain Quarry (Blueberry Hill), Woburn, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
51.6km (32.1 miles) P Aggregate Industries Quarry (Bayer-Mingolla Quarry; Trimount Quarry), Ashland, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
51.8km (32.2 miles) Q Warwick, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA
52.0km (32.3 miles) R New Braintree, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
52.2km (32.4 miles) S Swanzey, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
52.6km (32.7 miles) T Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
53.3km (33.1 miles) U Bow, Merrimack Co., New Hampshire, USA
54.7km (34.0 miles) V Newton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
55.6km (34.6 miles) W Lynnfield, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
56.6km (35.2 miles) X Winchester, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
57.0km (35.4 miles) Y Sullivan, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
57.2km (35.5 miles) Z Porter Square, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
58.5km (36.4 miles) 0 Somerville, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
60.1km (37.4 miles) 1 Kallenberg Quarry (Robin Rock Quarry), Lynnfield, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
60.6km (37.7 miles) 2 Milford, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
64.8km (40.3 miles) 3 Blanchard Quarries, Uxbridge, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
65.3km (40.6 miles) 4 Mount Pawtuckaway, Nottingham, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire, USA
67.5km (41.9 miles) 5 Aggregate Industries Quarry (Lynn Sand and Stone Co. Quarry; Bardon Trimount Quarry; Hume Quarry), Swampscott, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
68.2km (42.4 miles) 6 Salem, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
68.6km (42.6 miles) 7 Beverly, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
69.0km (42.9 miles) 8 Bernardston, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA
69.2km (43.0 miles) 9 Sturbridge, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
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