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Triphylite from
B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford County, Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Triphylite
Formula:LiFe2+PO4
Comments:Parent triphylite/lithiophilite from the BB #7 Quarry has the unenviable ratio Fe:Mn = 1:1 although the analysis had Mn infinitesimally richer than Fe.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Moore, P. B., 2000, Analyses of Primary Phosphates from Pegmatites in Maine and Other Localities, in V. T. King (editor), Mineralogy of Maine. Mining History, Gems, and Geology, Maine Geological Survey, Augusta, Maine, p. 333-336.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Triphylite data
Locality Data:Click here to view B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford County, Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Triphylite
1.9km (1.2 miles) Waisanen Quarry (Tamminen-Waisanen Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) Morgan Quarry (Upper Noyes Mountain Quarry; Upper Harvard Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) Emmons Quarry (Uncle Tom Mountain Quarry), Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
12.0km (7.4 miles) Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
12.8km (7.9 miles) Ryerson Hill Quarries, Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
15.9km (9.9 miles) Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA
16.8km (10.4 miles) Mount Marie Quarries, Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
19.9km (12.4 miles) Mount Rubellite Quarries, Hebron, Oxford County, Maine, USA
26.3km (16.3 miles) Cole Quarry, Stoneham, Oxford County, Maine, USA
 
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