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Schorl from
Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Schorl
Formula:Na(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1, King, V. (ed.), 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 2.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz3 photos of Schorl associated with Quartz at this locality.
Spessartine2 photos of Schorl associated with Spessartine at this locality.
Muscovite2 photos of Schorl associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Almandine2 photos of Schorl associated with Almandine at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Schorl data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Schorl
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Orchard Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) B Bessey Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
3.2km (2.0 miles) C Ryerson Hill Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
3.4km (2.1 miles) D Westinghouse Quarry (Dudley Ledge Quarry; Irish Quarry; Lewis Quarry), Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
3.8km (2.3 miles) E GE-SE Mine, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) F Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
5.4km (3.4 miles) G Streaked Mountain, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) H Slattery Quarry, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) I Whispering Pines Quarry, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) J Mount Marie Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) K Mount Rubellite Quarries, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
11.0km (6.9 miles) L Biron Quarry, Sumner, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
12.3km (7.7 miles) M A.C. Perham Quarry, West Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
14.4km (9.0 miles) N Ragged Ass Jack Mountain locality (Ragged Jack Mountain locality), Hartford, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) O Heikkinen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
16.6km (10.3 miles) P Nubble Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.0km (10.5 miles) Q Waisanen Quarry (Tamminen-Waisanen Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.0km (10.6 miles) R Outback prospect (Gross prospect), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) S Hayes Ledge Quarries (East and West), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) T Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) U Morgan Quarry (Upper Noyes Mountain Quarry; Upper Harvard Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.2km (10.7 miles) V Noyes Mountain Quarry (Harvard Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
20.5km (12.7 miles) W Bell Quarry (Giddings Quarry), Minot, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) X Emmons Quarry (Uncle Tom Mountain Quarry), Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
23.7km (14.8 miles) Y Kennedy Quarry, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
25.2km (15.6 miles) Z Greenlaw Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
25.2km (15.7 miles) 0 Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
25.4km (15.8 miles) 1 Turner Quarries, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
25.4km (15.8 miles) 2 Hatch Farm prospect, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
25.5km (15.9 miles) 3 Wardwell Quarry (Pechnic Quarry), Albany, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
26.6km (16.6 miles) 4 Berry-Havey Quarry (Havey Quarry; Berry Quarry), Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
28.3km (17.6 miles) 5 Bumpus Quarry, Albany, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
29.0km (18.0 miles) 6 Songo Pond Quarry (Kimball Ledge Quarry), Albany, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
31.0km (19.3 miles) 7 Donahue Quarry (Donahue Prospect), Albany, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
32.7km (20.3 miles) 8 Heath Quarry, Casco, Cumberland Co., Maine, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) 9 Kinglet Prospect, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
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