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Quartz from
Dexter Quarry (Dexter Lime Quarry), Lime Rock, Lincoln, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Miller, C. E. (1971) Rhode Island Minerals and Their Locations, O. D. Hermes, Ed., University of Rhode Island, Kingston; Rocks & Min.: 17:51; 20:463-464.; Rocks & Minerals (1986) 61:264-275; Rocks & Minerals (1986): 61: 286-289
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Dolomite1 photo of Quartz associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Muscovite1 photo of Quartz associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Quartz associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Dexter Quarry (Dexter Lime Quarry), Lime Rock, Lincoln, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
2.1km (1.3 miles) A Conklin Quarry, Lime Rock, Lincoln, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
3.3km (2.0 miles) B Poker Hill, Ashton, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
3.4km (2.1 miles) C Valley Falls, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) D Harris Quarry (Harris Lime Quarries), Lime Rock, Lincoln, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
6.2km (3.8 miles) E Cumberland Hill, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
6.7km (4.2 miles) F Pawtucket, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
7.7km (4.8 miles) G Diamond Hill, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) H Manville Quarry (Riverview Quarry; CQC Quarry; Forte Brothers Quarry; Todesca Quarry), Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) I Centredale, North Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
8.5km (5.3 miles) J Beacon Pole Hill quarry, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) K Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
9.1km (5.7 miles) L Sneech Pond copper mines (Copper Mine Hill), Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
9.2km (5.7 miles) M Diamond Hill Reservoir, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
9.7km (6.0 miles) N Smithfield, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
9.7km (6.1 miles) O Iron Mine Hill quarry, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
9.9km (6.1 miles) P Grants Mills, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) Q Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
11.0km (6.8 miles) R Smithfield beryl prospect, Smithfield, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
11.5km (7.1 miles) S Johnston, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
12.1km (7.5 miles) T Woonsocket, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
12.6km (7.8 miles) U Plainville, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
12.8km (8.0 miles) V McCormick quarry (Pierce Field), East Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
13.6km (8.4 miles) W Waterford, North Smithfield, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
13.8km (8.5 miles) X Aggregate Industries Quarry (Wrentham Quarry; Simeone Quarry), Wrentham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
14.6km (9.1 miles) Y Seekonk, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA
14.9km (9.2 miles) Z Squantum Woods State Park, Riverside, East Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
15.1km (9.4 miles) 0 Ide's Ledge quarry, East Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
15.1km (9.4 miles) 1 Roger Williams Park, Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
15.4km (9.6 miles) 2 Silver Spring, Riverside, East Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
15.5km (9.6 miles) 3 Vue de l'eau, Riverside, East Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
16.8km (10.4 miles) 4 Lorusso Wrentham Quarry, Wrentham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) 5 Interstate highway 295 road cut, Cranston, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
17.2km (10.7 miles) 6 Cranston Graphite mine (Budlong Coal mine; Sockanosset Coal mine), Cranston, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
18.5km (11.5 miles) 7 Franklin, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
18.6km (11.5 miles) 8 Wrentham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
21.4km (13.3 miles) 9 Burrillville, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
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