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Linarite from
Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Linarite
Formula:PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Comments:Micro - incrustation associated with galena, sulfur, cerussite, and plumbian scheelite
Habit:coating
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Minerals 81:208-213
Januzzi, 1989; Nightingale, 2001
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Linarite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Linarite
48.0km (29.8 miles) A Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
88.0km (54.7 miles) B Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin mining district, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
122.6km (76.2 miles) C Loudville Lead Mines (Manhan Lead-Silver Mine; Southampton Lead Mine; Northampton Lead Mine), Easthampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
136.9km (85.0 miles) D Griggstown Mine (Franklin Mine), Griggstown, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
176.9km (109.9 miles) E Doan's Lead Mine (New Britain Mine), New Galena, New Britain Township, Bucks Co., Pennsylvania, USA
207.4km (128.9 miles) F Perkiomen Copper Mine, Perkiomen Mines, Audubon, Lower Providence Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
207.7km (129.0 miles) G Whim shaft, Perkiomen Mines, Audubon, Lower Providence Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
208.3km (129.4 miles) H Ecton Mine, Perkiomen Mines, Audubon, Lower Providence Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
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