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Rose Quartz from
Hibbs Quarry, Hebron, Oxford County, 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 County, Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rose Quartz
8.0km (5.0 miles) Slattery Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
8.8km (5.5 miles) Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA
9.9km (6.1 miles) Whispering Pines Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
14.7km (9.1 miles) Cobble Hill Quarry (George Howe prospect), West Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
16.8km (10.4 miles) Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite Mining District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) A.C. Perham Quarry, West Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
18.0km (11.2 miles) Berry-Havey Quarry (Havey Quarry; Berry Quarry), Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
18.6km (11.6 miles) B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford County, Maine, USA
20.0km (12.4 miles) Nubble Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
 
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