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Quartz from
Twin Pits Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Outstanding transparent quartz crystals to 12 cm long with deep horizontal striations have been found here.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Edith Trebilcock
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Twin Pits Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
0.1km (0.1 miles) A Swamp No. 1 Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
0.2km (0.1 miles) B Swamp #2 quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
0.4km (0.2 miles) C William Willes #3 Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) D Consolidated #2 Quarry (Purington Quarry), Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) E Consolidated #1 Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) F Leavitt Prospect, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
1.3km (0.8 miles) G Staples Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) H William Willes #1 Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) I Square Pit (Consolidated #4 Quarry), Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
3.3km (2.0 miles) J Railroad Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) K Havey #1 & #2 Quarries, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) L Standpipe Hill Quarries, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
3.9km (2.4 miles) M Yedlin Locality, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) N North Russell Brothers Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) O Russell Brothers Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
5.8km (3.6 miles) P Adderton Prospect, Bowdoinham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
7.8km (4.9 miles) Q Wallace Trufant Prospect, Bowdoinham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
10.2km (6.3 miles) R LaChance Quarry, Brunswick, Cumberland Co., Maine, USA
14.1km (8.8 miles) S Route 1 Road Cut, Woolwich, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
17.8km (11.1 miles) T Fuller Mountain Quarry, Phippsburg, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
19.9km (12.4 miles) U Pound of Tea Island Epidote locality, Freeport, Cumberland Co., Maine, USA
23.6km (14.7 miles) V Sabbatus Mountain, Wales, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
24.6km (15.3 miles) W Consolidated Feldspar Quarries (Goldings), Georgetown, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
27.2km (16.9 miles) X Edgecomb Quarry, Edgecomb, Lincoln Co., Maine, USA
27.3km (17.0 miles) Y Williams Quarry, Edgecomb, Lincoln Co., Maine, USA
27.6km (17.1 miles) Z Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
27.7km (17.2 miles) 0 Poole Quarry, Edgecomb, Lincoln Co., Maine, USA
30.7km (19.1 miles) 1 Berry-Havey Quarry (Havey Quarry; Berry Quarry), Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
31.0km (19.2 miles) 2 Greenlaw Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
31.0km (19.3 miles) 3 Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
31.0km (19.3 miles) 4 Smith Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
31.1km (19.3 miles) 5 Turner Quarries, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
31.1km (19.3 miles) 6 Hatch Farm prospect, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
32.6km (20.2 miles) 7 Kennedy Quarry, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
32.9km (20.4 miles) 8 Minot, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
34.6km (21.5 miles) 9 Bell Quarry (Giddings Quarry), Minot, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
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