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Anthophyllite 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:Anthophyllite
Formula:☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(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 Anthophyllite 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 Anthophyllite
77.6km (48.2 miles) A Eustis mine (Crown mine; Hartford mine; Lower Canada mine; Orford mine), Hatley, Memphrémagog RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada
116.6km (72.4 miles) B Norwich, Windsor Co., Vermont, USA
120.2km (74.7 miles) C Jeffrey Mine ("Johns-Manville Mine"), Asbestos, Les Sources RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada
137.7km (85.6 miles) D Weedon Mine (McDonald), Weedon, Le Haut-Saint-François RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada
138.2km (85.9 miles) E Plymouth, Windsor Co., Vermont, USA
144.2km (89.6 miles) F Scotty Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
161.8km (100.5 miles) G Continental mine (Megantic mine; Lambly mine; Paré mine), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
167.3km (104.0 miles) H Mine Lac d'Amiante (Lake Asbestos Mine; "LAB Mine"; "Black Lake Mine"), Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
169.0km (105.0 miles) I Carlton Quarry (Carleton Talc Mine), Chester, Windsor Co., Vermont, USA
180.3km (112.1 miles) J Alstead, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
206.6km (128.3 miles) K Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
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