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

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Triphylite
Formula:LiFe2+PO4
Comments:One of the few pegmatites with both triphylite and lithiophilite - separated in paragenesis.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:King & Foord, 1994. Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1.; King and Foord, 2000, Addenda to Volume 1, Mineralogy of Maine, v. 2.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Triphylite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Triphylite
3.2km (2.0 miles) A Ryerson Hill Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) B Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) C Mount Marie Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
15.9km (9.9 miles) D B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.0km (10.5 miles) E Waisanen Quarry (Tamminen-Waisanen Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) F Morgan Quarry (Upper Noyes Mountain Quarry; Upper Harvard Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) G Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.5km (22.7 miles) H Bell pit, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) I Nevel Quarry (Twin tunnels; United Feldspar Quarry), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) J 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
36.6km (22.8 miles) K Frank Perham prospect, Rumford, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.7km (22.8 miles) L Scotty Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.9km (22.9 miles) M Black Mountain Quarry (Black Mountain pegmatite), Rumford, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
37.1km (23.1 miles) N Whitehall #1 Prospect (Whitehall Quarry), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
37.7km (23.4 miles) O Plumbago North, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
42.1km (26.2 miles) P Cole Quarry, Stoneham, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
93.9km (58.4 miles) Q Starrett Quarries, Warren, Knox Co., Maine, USA
125.7km (78.1 miles) R Parker Mountain Mine (Buzzo Mine; Foss Mine), Parker Mountain, Strafford, Strafford Co., New Hampshire, USA
126.7km (78.8 miles) S Fletcher Mine, Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
131.6km (81.8 miles) T Palermo No. 1 Mine (Palermo No. 1 pegmatite; Hartford Mine; GE Mine), Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
131.8km (81.9 miles) U Palermo No. 2 mine, Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
147.6km (91.7 miles) V Ruggles Mine, Grafton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
167.1km (103.8 miles) W Manchester, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
179.5km (111.6 miles) X George Frank Smith Quarry (G. F. Smith Quarry), Newport, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire, USA
179.6km (111.6 miles) Y Chandlers Mill Quarry, Newport, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire, USA
195.8km (121.6 miles) Z Routes 125 and 28 interchange road cuts, Andover, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
206.8km (128.5 miles) 0 Chickering Mine, Walpole, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
224.1km (139.3 miles) 1 Leominster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
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