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Rose Quartz from
Hibbs Quarry, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Habit:Not found in crystals. Found in deep raspberry red masses to 50 cm in 1930s.
Colour:Raspberry red
Luminescent properties:Not fluorescent
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Stan Perham personal communication, 1963.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rose Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hibbs Quarry, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rose Quartz
8.0km (5.0 miles) A Slattery Quarry, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) B Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
8.8km (5.5 miles) C Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
9.9km (6.1 miles) D Whispering Pines Quarry, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
14.7km (9.1 miles) E Cobble Hill Quarry (George Howe prospect), West Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
16.8km (10.4 miles) F Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) G A.C. Perham Quarry, West Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
18.0km (11.2 miles) H Berry-Havey Quarry (Havey Quarry; Berry Quarry), Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
18.6km (11.6 miles) I B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
18.9km (11.8 miles) J Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
20.0km (12.4 miles) K Nubble Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
20.4km (12.7 miles) L Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) M Wardwell Quarry (Pechnic Quarry), Albany, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
32.0km (19.9 miles) N Bumpus Quarry, Albany, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
33.8km (21.0 miles) O Songo Pond Quarry (Kimball Ledge Quarry), Albany, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
43.9km (27.3 miles) P Cole Quarry, Stoneham, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
44.4km (27.6 miles) Q Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
44.6km (27.7 miles) R Nevel Quarry (Twin tunnels; United Feldspar Quarry), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
45.6km (28.3 miles) S Plumbago North, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
46.9km (29.1 miles) T Consolidated #1 Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
68.1km (42.3 miles) U Brimstone Mtn Mine, D Township, Franklin Co., Maine, USA
70.6km (43.9 miles) V Consolidated Feldspar Quarries (Goldings), Georgetown, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
129.7km (80.6 miles) W Palermo No. 1 Mine (Palermo No. 1 pegmatite; Hartford Mine; GE Mine), Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
143.2km (89.0 miles) X Andover, Merrimack Co., New Hampshire, USA
145.0km (90.1 miles) Y Ruggles Mine, Grafton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
149.0km (92.6 miles) Z Mount Kearsarge, Warner, Merrimack Co., New Hampshire, USA
163.7km (101.7 miles) 0 Sunapee, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire, USA
176.5km (109.7 miles) 1 Chandlers Mill Quarry, Newport, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire, USA
188.1km (116.9 miles) 2 Acworth, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire, USA
190.7km (118.5 miles) 3 Beryl Mountain Quarry (Beryl Mountain pegmatites; Beryl Hill; William's ledge), South Acworth, Sullivan Co., New Hampshire, USA
195.9km (121.7 miles) 4 Chelmsford, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
236.5km (147.0 miles) 5 Quabbin Aqueduct Shaft #4 locality, Rutland, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
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