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

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
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:
Talc1 photo of Calcite associated with Talc at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Dexter Quarry (Dexter Lime Quarry), Lime Rock, Lincoln, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
2.1km (1.3 miles) A Conklin Quarry, Lime Rock, Lincoln, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) B Harris Quarry (Harris Lime Quarries), Lime Rock, Lincoln, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
6.2km (3.8 miles) C Cumberland Hill, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) D Manville Quarry (Riverview Quarry; CQC Quarry; Forte Brothers Quarry; Todesca Quarry), Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
9.1km (5.7 miles) E Sneech Pond copper mines (Copper Mine Hill), Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
9.2km (5.7 miles) F Diamond Hill Reservoir, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
9.9km (6.1 miles) G Grants Mills, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
12.5km (7.8 miles) H Attleboro, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA
12.6km (7.8 miles) I Plainville, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
12.8km (8.0 miles) J McCormick quarry (Pierce Field), East Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
13.8km (8.5 miles) K Aggregate Industries Quarry (Wrentham Quarry; Simeone Quarry), Wrentham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
15.1km (9.4 miles) L Ide's Ledge quarry, East Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
17.2km (10.7 miles) M Millville, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
25.5km (15.8 miles) N Milford, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
26.1km (16.2 miles) O Aggregate Industries Quarry, Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA
28.4km (17.7 miles) P Coventry, Kent Co., Rhode Island, USA
35.2km (21.9 miles) Q Aggregate Industries Quarry (Bayer-Mingolla Quarry; Trimount Quarry), Ashland, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
37.8km (23.5 miles) R Portsmouth, Newport Co., Rhode Island, USA
38.5km (23.9 miles) S West Thompson Dam, West Thompson, Thompson, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA
41.2km (25.6 miles) T Hamilton, North Kingstown, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
43.5km (27.0 miles) U Wellesley, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
43.7km (27.2 miles) V Needham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
44.6km (27.7 miles) W Jamestown, Newport Co., Rhode Island, USA
44.9km (27.9 miles) X West Roxbury Crushed Stone Quarry (West Roxbury Trap Rock Co. Quarry; Grove St. Quarry), West Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
45.2km (28.1 miles) Y West Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
46.7km (29.0 miles) Z Marlborough Junction locality, Marlborough, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
48.5km (30.1 miles) 0 Marlborough, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
48.8km (30.4 miles) 1 Granite Railway Quarry (Granite Rail Quarry), Quincy, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
49.2km (30.6 miles) 2 Millstone Hill Quarry, Worcester, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
49.7km (30.9 miles) 3 Wayland, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
49.9km (31.0 miles) 4 Fallon Brothers Quarry (Quincy Quarry; Ballou Quarry; Old Colony Crushed Stone Company Quarry), Quincy, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
50.0km (31.1 miles) 5 Newton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
50.1km (31.1 miles) 6 Merry Mount Quarry, Quincy, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
51.1km (31.7 miles) 7 Interstate 290/Interstate 495 interchange road cuts, Marlborough, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
51.7km (32.1 miles) 8 Pirate Cave, Newport, Newport Co., Rhode Island, USA
51.8km (32.2 miles) 9 Massachusetts Broken Stone Co. quarries (Weston Quarry; Stony Brook Quarry), Weston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
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