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Quartz from
Bates' Rock Road, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Road
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Typically as druzes and aggregates of prismless quartzoids formed as columnar epimorphs on now dissolved anhydrite to several cm.
Habit:bipyramidal quartzoid
Colour:milky to colorless
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bill Barrett collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bates' Rock Road, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
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Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
1.4km (0.9 miles) Heritage Village, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
2.2km (1.3 miles) O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
3.9km (2.4 miles) Nonnewaug River Industrial Park, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) O & G Woodbury Quarry (Orenaug Quarry; O & G No. 1 Quarry), Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
5.8km (3.6 miles) Green's Farm locality (Roxbury garnet mine; Roxbury Falls garnet mine; Garnet Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
8.6km (5.3 miles) Sandy Hook gold mine (Blackwell's mine), Sandy Hook, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
9.1km (5.7 miles) Woodbury pegmatite quarry, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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