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

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Cassiterite
Formula:SnO2
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Cookeite4 photos of Cassiterite associated with Cookeite at this locality.
Albite1 photo of Cassiterite associated with Albite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cassiterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Cassiterite
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Orchard Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
3.4km (2.1 miles) B Westinghouse Quarry (Dudley Ledge Quarry; Irish Quarry; Lewis Quarry), Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
3.8km (2.3 miles) C GE-SE Mine, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) D Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
5.4km (3.4 miles) E Streaked Mountain, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) F Mount Marie Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
8.8km (5.5 miles) G Hibbs Quarry, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) H Mount Rubellite Quarries, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
15.9km (9.9 miles) I B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
16.6km (10.3 miles) J Nubble Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.0km (10.5 miles) K Waisanen Quarry (Tamminen-Waisanen Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.0km (10.6 miles) L Outback prospect (Gross prospect), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) M Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.2km (10.7 miles) N Noyes Mountain Quarry (Harvard Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) O Emmons Quarry (Uncle Tom Mountain Quarry), Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
25.2km (15.6 miles) P Greenlaw Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
25.2km (15.7 miles) Q Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
26.6km (16.6 miles) R Berry-Havey Quarry (Havey Quarry; Berry Quarry), Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) S Kinglet Prospect, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) T Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.5km (22.7 miles) U Bell pit, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) V Nevel Quarry (Twin tunnels; United Feldspar Quarry), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) W Crooker Gem Pegmatite Quarries (includes former Crooker Quarry; Blue Pit; Plumbago Prospects; Grand Canyon prospect; Martin Prospect; Big Blue Prospect; Vandelight Ledge Prospect; Stanley Prospect; several unnamed prospects), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.9km (22.9 miles) X Black Mountain Quarry (Black Mountain pegmatite), Rumford, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
37.7km (23.4 miles) Y Plumbago North, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
39.7km (24.7 miles) Z Beryllonite Locality (Mcallister Occurrence), Stoneham, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
42.1km (26.2 miles) 0 Cole Quarry, Stoneham, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
42.6km (26.5 miles) 1 Lord Hill Quarry (Lord Hill Mine), Stoneham, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
52.4km (32.5 miles) 2 South Baldface Mountain localities, Chatham, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
53.0km (32.9 miles) 3 North Baldface Mountain localities, Bean's Purchase, Coos Co., New Hampshire, USA
66.2km (41.1 miles) 4 Lovejoy Gravel Pits (Lovejoy Pit), Conway, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
66.9km (41.6 miles) 5 Government Pit (Government Gravel Pits), Albany, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
67.0km (41.6 miles) 6 Middle Moat Mountain locality (Moat Mountain), Hale's Location, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
71.6km (44.5 miles) 7 Albany, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
73.3km (45.6 miles) 8 Moose Pocket, Blue Mountain, SSW of Blackberry Crossing, Albany, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
78.1km (48.5 miles) 9 Consolidated Feldspar Quarries (Goldings), Georgetown, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
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