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Soapstone from
Weare, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA

Classification
Species:'Soapstone' (not an IMA approved species)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Meyers & Stewart, 1956. Geology of NH part III.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Soapstone data
Locality Data:Click here to view Weare, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
Localities for Soapstone in this Region
Hodgdon soapstone quarry (Mount Misery quarry), Weare, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Soapstone
51.3km (31.9 miles) Swanzey, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
51.9km (32.3 miles) Pelham, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
53.6km (33.3 miles) Groton Soapstone Quarry, Groton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
58.7km (36.5 miles) Dracut, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
60.8km (37.8 miles) Richmond Soapstone Quarry (Harris Quarry), Richmond, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
71.3km (44.3 miles) Holden Quarry (Davis Quarry), Chester, Windsor Co., Vermont, USA
74.0km (46.0 miles) Blue Soapstone Quarry (Jenkins Quarry; Hill's Quarry), Andover, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
81.4km (50.6 miles) Soapstone Hill quarries (North Dana soapstone quarries), Petersham, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
 
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