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Chalcopyrite from
Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Chalcopyrite
Formula:CuFeS2
Description
Comments:Included in a list by Schooner (1958) with no details, but very plausibly in small quantities.
Quality for species:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Schooner, Richard. (1958), The Mineralogy of the Portland-East Hampton-Middletown-Haddam Area in Connecticut (With a few notes on Glastonbury and Marlborough). Published by Richard Schooner; Ralph Lieser of Pappy’s Beryl Shop, East Hampton; and Howard Pate of Fluorescent House, Branford, Connecticut.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcopyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcopyrite
1.5km (1.0 miles) A Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) B Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
3.8km (2.4 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
5.8km (3.6 miles) D Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) E State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.2km (4.5 miles) F Rocky Hill Quarry, Rocky Hill, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.8km (4.9 miles) G Middletown lead mines (Middletown Mine), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.0km (5.0 miles) H State Farm Quarry (Road Metal Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) I White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) J Linkpot cut, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) K Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.6km (7.8 miles) L 2368-2384 Berlin Turnpike (Former Hartford Drive-In), Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
13.9km (8.6 miles) M Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.2km (8.8 miles) N Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
15.8km (9.8 miles) O Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) P State Route 9 - Ellis Street and State Route 72 interchanges (State Route 72 roadcut), New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
16.6km (10.3 miles) Q Trinity Ridge, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
16.8km (10.4 miles) R Fenn Road, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) S Arute Field, New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) T The Woodlands, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
17.3km (10.7 miles) U State Route 9 and State Route 81 Interchange, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
18.0km (11.2 miles) V Sulfur Spring (Sulphur Spring), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
18.1km (11.2 miles) W Arnold Granite Quarry (General Brainerd Quarry; Great Hill Quarry; Hazelton Quarry; Haddam Quarry; Brookes Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
19.0km (11.8 miles) X Gulf Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
19.3km (12.0 miles) Y Meriden Trap Rock Quarry (Lane's Quarry), Meriden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
19.3km (12.0 miles) Z Long Hill Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
19.5km (12.1 miles) 0 Nemo's Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
20.9km (13.0 miles) 1 North Mountain Road, Plainville, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.2km (13.2 miles) 2 Pillow lava locality, Meriden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
21.4km (13.3 miles) 3 Plainville Trap Rock Quarry (Tilcon New Britain Quarry), Plainville, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.4km (13.3 miles) 4 Trap Rock quarry, Plainville, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.8km (13.5 miles) 5 Clark farm (Holler's Mine), Southington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.8km (13.5 miles) 6 Farmington Trap Rock Quarry, Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.8km (13.5 miles) 7 Reed's Gap Quarry (New Haven Trap Rock quarry; Tilcon Durham quarry), Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
22.1km (13.8 miles) 8 State Route 4 road cut, Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
22.3km (13.8 miles) 9 Hubbard Park Quartz locality, Meriden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
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