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Quartz from
Boylston quarry, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada

Classification
Species:Quartz
Habit:Well formed prismatic and tabular crystals, often showing with Faden lines
Colour:colorless, orange, red
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Extremely common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Robinson, G.W., et al., "What's New in Minerals", Mineralogical Record, vol. 23, no. 5, pp. 428, Sept-Oct 1992.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Goethite3 photos of Quartz associated with Goethite at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Quartz associated with Calcite at this locality.
Dolomite1 photo of Quartz associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Pyrite1 photo of Quartz associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Boylston quarry, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
5.9km (3.7 miles) A Moose Point, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
25.8km (16.0 miles) B Forest Hill mines, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
32.0km (19.9 miles) C Goldboro gold district (Upper Seal Harbour; Isaac's Harbour), Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
47.8km (29.7 miles) D Cochrane Hill gold district, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
49.5km (30.7 miles) E Wine Harbour, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
54.4km (33.8 miles) F Goldenville (Sherbrooke), Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
67.7km (42.0 miles) G Boak shaft, Miller Lake Gold District, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
67.9km (42.2 miles) H Sweet shaft, Miller Lake Gold District, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
68.6km (42.6 miles) I Smith shaft, Miller Lake Gold District, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
68.8km (42.7 miles) J Lower Caledonia, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
69.0km (42.9 miles) K Naugler shaft (Lone Cloud shaft), Miller Lake Gold District, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
69.0km (42.9 miles) L Mill Belt leads, Miller Lake Gold District, Guysborough Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
75.4km (46.9 miles) M Ecum Secum gold district, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
76.9km (47.8 miles) N Finlay Point, Inverness Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
86.8km (53.9 miles) O Bridgeville iron mines, Pictou Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
88.1km (54.7 miles) P Lochaber mines, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
88.7km (55.1 miles) Q Fifteen Mile Stream gold district, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
90.2km (56.1 miles) R Dufferin mines, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
104.8km (65.1 miles) S Beaverdam gold mine (Beaver Dam mine), Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
118.0km (73.3 miles) T Eagle Head (Deep Cove), Gabarus Bay, Cape Breton Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
119.1km (74.0 miles) U Tangier mines, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
121.5km (75.5 miles) V Caribou gold district, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
125.0km (77.7 miles) W Moose River gold mines, Moose River, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
136.2km (84.6 miles) X McMillan Brook, Victoria Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
136.8km (85.0 miles) Y Gallas Point, Prince Edward Island, Canada
147.5km (91.6 miles) Z Malagash salt mine, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
150.3km (93.4 miles) 0 Dunbrack mine, Musquodoboit Harbour, Halifax Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
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