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Morganite from
Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Beryl var: Morganite
Formula:Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine.; Mineralogical Record 22:382
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Morganite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA
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4.5km (2.8 miles) Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) Mount Rubellite Quarries, Hebron, Oxford County, Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) Emmons Quarry (Uncle Tom Mountain Quarry), Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
25.2km (15.6 miles) Greenlaw Quarry, East Mount Apatite Mining District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
25.2km (15.7 miles) Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite Mining District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
26.6km (16.6 miles) Berry-Havey Quarry (Havey Quarry; Berry Quarry), Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) Crooker Gem Pegmatite Quarries, Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
53.2km (33.0 miles) Fisher Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
 
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