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Spessartine from
State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Spessartine
Description
Comments:Listed based upon speculation, XRF analyses of pegmatitic garnets show mostly impure almandine.
Quality for species:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Unconfirmed/Questioned
References
References:Weber, Marcelle H. and Earle C. Sullivan. (1995): Connecticut Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals (Connecticut Issue): 70(6): 403.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Spessartine data
Locality Data:Click here to view State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Spessartine
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.0km (1.9 miles) B Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) C Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) D Walden Gem Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) E Brack Gem prospect (Brack prospect), East Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) F Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.6km (4.7 miles) G Chamberlain Lane, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) H Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) I Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) J Paxton Way, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
12.6km (7.9 miles) K Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) L Jail Hill Road locality (Jail Hill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.0km (10.0 miles) M Hewitt Gem Quarry (Herb's Gem Quarry; Sawmill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
70.8km (44.0 miles) N Captain Cook's Quarry (Purdy Station Quarry), Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
105.4km (65.5 miles) O Betts Manganese Mines (Anson Betts Mine; Plainfield Manganese Mines), Plainfield, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
116.0km (72.1 miles) P Interstate 290/Interstate 495 interchange road cuts, Marlborough, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
143.1km (88.9 miles) Q Washington Heights, Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
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