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Xenotime-(Y) from
Civilian Conservation Corps prospect (CCC prospect; Cook columbite prospect), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Prospect
Classification
Species:Xenotime-(Y)
Formula:Y(PO4)
Formation:Primary
Comments:Microcrystals in pegmatite matrix found in 2019. SEM-EDS spectra here
https://www.mindat.org/photo-1007556.html
https://www.mindat.org/photo-1007557.html
Habit:bipyramidal
Colour:brown
Abundance at site:Extremely Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:SEM-EDS
References
References:Jacob Zonderman collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Xenotime-(Y) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Civilian Conservation Corps prospect (CCC prospect; Cook columbite prospect), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Xenotime-(Y)
9.1km (5.6 miles) Slocum prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.3km (10.1 miles) Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) Schoonmaker Mine (Cramer Mine), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.8km (10.4 miles) Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
20.6km (12.8 miles) Andrews Quarry (old Hale Quarry; Grandfather Andrews Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
21.2km (13.2 miles) Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.4km (13.3 miles) Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.5km (13.4 miles) Hollister prospects (Hollister Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
22.1km (13.7 miles) Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
25.7km (16.0 miles) Knob Hill Quarry, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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