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Actinolite from
Belvidere Mountain Quarries (Vermont Asbestos Group Mine; VAG Mine; Ruberoid Asbestos Mine; Eden Mills Quarries), Lowell & Eden, Orleans & Lamoille Cos., Vermont, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Actinolite
Formula:☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min. Vol. 71, (1996); Chidester, A.H., Albee, A.L., and Cady, W.M., (1978). Petrology, structure and genesis of the asbestos-bearing ultramafic rocks of the Belvidere Mountain area in Vermont: U.S. Geologic Survey Professional Paper 1016
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Actinolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Belvidere Mountain Quarries (Vermont Asbestos Group Mine; VAG Mine; Ruberoid Asbestos Mine; Eden Mills Quarries), Lowell & Eden, Orleans & Lamoille Cos., Vermont, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Actinolite
4.8km (3.0 miles) A Tillotson Peak area, Orleans Co., Vermont, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) B Waterville Talc Mine, Waterville, Lamoille Co., Vermont, USA
45.4km (28.2 miles) C Lake Memphremagog Mine (Smith's Mine; Patton Mine), Memphrémagog RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada
78.4km (48.7 miles) D Lisbon, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
78.5km (48.8 miles) E Monadnock Mountain (Mount Monadnock), Lemington, Essex Co., Vermont, USA
94.6km (58.8 miles) F Pittsburg, Coos Co., New Hampshire, USA
95.0km (59.0 miles) G Ely Mine (Copperfield Mine; Pollard Mine; Vermont Copper Mine), South Vershire, Town of Vershire, Orange Co., Vermont, USA
96.7km (60.1 miles) H West Fairlee, Orange Co., Vermont, USA
100.9km (62.7 miles) I Poudrette quarry (De-Mix quarry; Demix quarry; Uni-Mix quarry; Carrière Mont Saint-Hilaire; MSH), Mont Saint-Hilaire, La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
105.9km (65.8 miles) J Elizabeth Mine, South Strafford, Strafford, Orange Co., Vermont, USA
108.7km (67.5 miles) K Dulude Quarry (DJL - Carrière Mont-Bruno), Mont Saint Bruno, Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville, Longueuil TE, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
108.9km (67.7 miles) L Mineville, Moriah Township, Mineville District, Essex Co., New York, USA
111.1km (69.0 miles) M Wentworth, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
116.6km (72.4 miles) N Norwich, Windsor Co., Vermont, USA
120.2km (74.7 miles) O Jeffrey Mine ("Johns-Manville Mine"), Asbestos, Les Sources RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada
138.6km (86.1 miles) P Hurricane Mountain localities, North Conway, Conway, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
144.2km (89.6 miles) Q Scotty Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
144.5km (89.8 miles) R Crooker Gem Pegmatite Quarries (includes former Crooker Quarry; Blue Pit; Plumbago Prospects; Grand Canyon prospect; Martin Prospect; Big Blue Prospect; Vandelight Ledge Prospect; Stanley Prospect; several unnamed prospects), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
144.5km (89.8 miles) S Kinglet Prospect, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
144.5km (89.8 miles) T Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
144.5km (89.8 miles) U Nevel Quarry (Twin tunnels; United Feldspar Quarry), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
144.6km (89.9 miles) V Bell pit, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
164.4km (102.2 miles) W Weston, Windsor Co., Vermont, USA
165.1km (102.6 miles) X Unity, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire, USA
167.3km (104.0 miles) Y Mine Lac d'Amiante (Lake Asbestos Mine; "LAB Mine"; "Black Lake Mine"), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
168.7km (104.8 miles) Z Holden Quarry (Davis Quarry), Chester, Windsor Co., Vermont, USA
168.8km (104.9 miles) 0 British Canadian mine (B.C. 1 mine; B.C. 2 mine; Martin mine; Black Lake mine; American mine; Dauville mine), Black Lake, Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
169.0km (105.0 miles) 1 Carlton Quarry (Carleton Talc Mine), Chester, Windsor Co., Vermont, USA
179.8km (111.7 miles) 2 Grafton Quarry, Grafton, Windham Co., Vermont, USA
184.8km (114.8 miles) 3 Bemis Limestone Quarry, Athens, Town of Athens, Windham Co., Vermont, USA
194.7km (121.0 miles) 4 Broughton talc mine (Luzcan mine; Carrière rang XV), Saint-Pierre-de-Broughton (West Broughton), Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
198.7km (123.5 miles) 5 Newfane, Windham Co., Vermont, USA
205.2km (127.5 miles) 6 Webster prospects (Sanford vesuvianite locality; Goodall Farm prospect; Webster vesuvianite prospect), Sanford, York Co., Maine, USA
211.2km (131.3 miles) 7 Wilmington, Windham Co., Vermont, USA
212.3km (131.9 miles) 8 Marlboro, Windham Co., Vermont, USA
214.5km (133.3 miles) 9 Monadnock Mountain (Mount Monadnock), Jaffrey, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
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