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Rose Quartz from
Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Foye (1922) refers to the Howe #1 quarry, aka Huspband quarry, often misspelled Husband.
Confirmation
Validity:Erroneously Reported
References
References:AmMin 7:4
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rose Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rose Quartz
1.7km (1.0 miles) Andrews Quarry (old Hale Quarry; Grandfather Andrews Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.0km (3.7 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
7.3km (4.5 miles) State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.5km (4.6 miles) Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) Great Hill Pond Brook pegmatite, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock Mining District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.7km (7.9 miles) Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
18.5km (11.5 miles) Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
23.9km (14.9 miles) East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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