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Bertrandite from
Slattery Quarry, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Bertrandite
Formula:Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Comments:"One large crystal by Charles Marble" Morrill et al. 1959. Also "bird nest" clusters of crystals (perhaps to several cm) found in albite cavities.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Morrill et al, 1959, Maine Mines and Minerals.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bertrandite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Slattery Quarry, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Bertrandite
1.2km (0.7 miles) Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) Ryerson Hill Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) Orchard Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
6.2km (3.9 miles) Mount Marie Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
6.8km (4.2 miles) Ski Pike Quarry, West Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
12.8km (8.0 miles) Waisanen Quarry (Tamminen-Waisanen Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
12.9km (8.0 miles) Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
13.2km (8.2 miles) Outback prospect (Gross prospect), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
 
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