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

Erratic type:
Classification
Species:'Limonite' (not an IMA approved species)
Comments:See goethite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
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 Limonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Limonite
1.5km (1.0 miles) A Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) B Andrews Quarry (old Hale Quarry; Grandfather Andrews Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) C Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) D Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) E Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.8km (3.6 miles) F Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) G State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.8km (4.9 miles) H Middletown lead mines (Middletown Mine), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.5km (5.9 miles) I Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) J Linkpot cut, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.9km (6.2 miles) K Reeb Mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) L Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.7km (6.7 miles) M Pyrite locality, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.5km (7.1 miles) N Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.6km (10.3 miles) O Trinity Ridge, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) P Arute Field, New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
18.0km (11.2 miles) Q Jail Hill Road locality (Jail Hill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
21.8km (13.5 miles) R Reed's Gap Quarry (New Haven Trap Rock quarry; Tilcon Durham quarry), Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
33.9km (21.1 miles) S Huckleberry Hill, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
39.9km (24.8 miles) T Norcross Quarry (Norcross Granite Gneiss Rock Quarries; Stony Creek Quarry; Castellucci Quarry), Branford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
41.4km (25.7 miles) U Thomaston Dam railroad cut, Thomaston Dam, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
47.2km (29.3 miles) V Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
48.5km (30.1 miles) W Arsenic and nickel mine (Nickel Mine Brook), Seymour, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
52.1km (32.4 miles) X O & G Woodbury Quarry (Orenaug Quarry; O & G No. 1 Quarry), Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
61.6km (38.3 miles) Y Green's Farm locality (Roxbury garnet mine; Roxbury Falls garnet mine; Garnet Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
62.2km (38.6 miles) Z Sandy Hook gold mine (Blackwell's mine), Sandy Hook, Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
63.3km (39.3 miles) 0 Rockside Quarry (Mine Hill Quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
63.5km (39.5 miles) 1 Roxbury Iron Mine (Shepaug Iron Company Mine; Shepaug Spathic Iron and Steel Company Mine), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
65.6km (40.8 miles) 2 Old Mine Park (Lane’s Mine of Trumbull; Lane's New Stratford mine; Hubbard Mine; Long Hill Mine; Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
65.8km (40.9 miles) 3 Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
70.6km (43.8 miles) 4 U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
71.1km (44.2 miles) 5 New England Mining Company Quarry (Roebling Mine; Hewitt's Mine), Upper Merryall, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
72.7km (45.2 miles) 6 Agstone Company Limestone Quarry, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
72.8km (45.3 miles) 7 The Cascades, Fairfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
74.0km (46.0 miles) 8 Loudville Lead Mines (Manhan Lead-Silver Mine; Southampton Lead Mine; Northampton Lead Mine), Easthampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
74.7km (46.4 miles) 9 Pfizer Company Marble Quarry (New England Lime Co. quarry; NELCO quarry; Specialty Minerals Inc.; Minerals Technologies Inc.; Canaan Limestone Quarry; Connecticut Lime Company; Canaan Lime Company; Lewis Quarry), Canaan, North Canaan, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
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