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Vesuvianite from
Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Minerals (1974) 49:3-10
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
0.8km (0.5 miles) Morgan Quarry (Upper Noyes Mountain Quarry; Upper Harvard Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
0.8km (0.5 miles) Noyes Mountain Quarry (Harvard Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
18.5km (11.5 miles) Mount Marie Quarries, Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
21.7km (13.5 miles) Mount Rubellite Quarries, Hebron, Oxford County, Maine, USA
31.5km (19.6 miles) LaFlamme Quarry, Minot, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
31.6km (19.6 miles) Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
34.1km (21.2 miles) Heath Quarry, Casco, Cumberland Co., Maine, USA
38.6km (24.0 miles) Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
47.1km (29.3 miles) Robinson Mountain, Lewiston, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
50.4km (31.3 miles) Iron Mountain Mines, Bartlett, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
 
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