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Analcime from
Old Mine Park (Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Park
Classification
Species:Analcime
Formula:Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Comments:Gurlt (1894) appears to be the only one to report this mineral, which is very unlikely and never found since. Schairer (1931) included it with other minerals reported by Hobbs (1901) in a very generalized paraphrased summary taken as fact by Schooner (1961) and Januzzi (1976) but never substantiated.
Confirmation
Validity:Erroneously Reported
References
References:Gurlt, Adolf. (1894): On a remarkable deposit of wolfram-ore in the United States. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining Engineers: 22: 236-242; Schairer, John. (1931): Minerals of Connecticut. Connecticut Geological and Natural History Survey Bulletin 51.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Analcime data
Locality Data:Click here to view Old Mine Park (Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Analcime
19.2km (11.9 miles) Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
25.0km (15.5 miles) O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
26.2km (16.3 miles) Nonnewaug River Industrial Park, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
28.3km (17.6 miles) O & G Woodbury Quarry (Orenaug Quarry; O & G No. 1 Quarry), Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
29.6km (18.4 miles) East Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
35.7km (22.2 miles) Cheshire Traprock Quarry, Cheshire, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
45.1km (28.0 miles) Pillow lava locality, Meriden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
45.9km (28.5 miles) Reed's Gap Quarry (New Haven Trap Rock quarry; Tilcon Durham quarry), Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
48.6km (30.2 miles) Camptonite dike, Middlefield, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
53.8km (33.4 miles) DiRubbo Emery Quarry, Cortlandt Township, Westchester Co., New York, USA
 
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