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Rose Quartz from
Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Although reported by Foye (1922), no modern specimens found. Perhaps he was referring to the abundant ferruginous quartz.
Colour:pink
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:LMSCC Newsletter, Sept. 2005
Foye, W. G. (1922): MINERAL LOCALITIES IN THE VICINITY OF MIDDLETOWN, CONNECTICUT. American Mineralogist, Volume 7, pages 4-12.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rose Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rose Quartz
0.2km (0.1 miles) State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.0km (1.9 miles) Great Hill Pond Brook pegmatite, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.2km (3.8 miles) Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) Andrews Quarry (old Hale Quarry; Grandfather Andrews Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock Mining District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.5km (4.6 miles) Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
9.0km (5.6 miles) Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.5km (7.2 miles) Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.5km (10.3 miles) East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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