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Amethyst from
Bristol Ferry, Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA

Classification
Species:Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula:SiO2
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
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
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Amethyst data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bristol Ferry, Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Amethyst
4.2km (2.6 miles) A Mount Hope, Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA
5.4km (3.3 miles) B Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA
20.9km (13.0 miles) C Roger Williams Park, Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
25.0km (15.5 miles) D Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
38.1km (23.7 miles) E Rockland, Scituate, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
40.0km (24.9 miles) F Smithfield, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
40.3km (25.1 miles) G Diamond Hill, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
44.2km (27.5 miles) H Iron Mine Hill quarry, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
44.5km (27.7 miles) I Aggregate Industries Quarry (Wrentham Quarry; Simeone Quarry), Wrentham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
46.6km (29.0 miles) J Woonsocket, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
47.9km (29.8 miles) K Waterford, North Smithfield, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
50.3km (31.2 miles) L Diamond Hill (Ashaway Village), Ashaway, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
51.1km (31.7 miles) M Franklin, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
51.1km (31.7 miles) N Quartz locality, Moosup, Plainfield, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA
51.2km (31.8 miles) O Burrillville, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
53.8km (33.4 miles) P Redstone Granite Quarry (Cherenzia Quarry), Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
55.9km (34.7 miles) Q Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
57.5km (35.7 miles) R Dayville, Killingly, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA
57.9km (36.0 miles) S Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA
58.9km (36.6 miles) T Kingston, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA
71.9km (44.7 miles) U Needham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
73.4km (45.6 miles) V Wellesley, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
73.6km (45.8 miles) W Hingham, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA
81.4km (50.6 miles) X Massachusetts Broken Stone Co. quarries (Weston Quarry; Stony Brook Quarry), Weston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
85.7km (53.2 miles) Y Interstate 84 (I-84; I-86; State Route 15; Wilbur Cross Highway), Union, Tolland Co., Connecticut, USA
86.5km (53.8 miles) Z Salem, New London Co., Connecticut, USA
86.9km (54.0 miles) 0 Route 11 road cuts, Salem, New London Co., Connecticut, USA
106.2km (66.0 miles) 1 Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
111.3km (69.2 miles) 2 Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
120.7km (75.0 miles) 3 2368-2384 Berlin Turnpike (Former Hartford Drive-In), Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
121.3km (75.4 miles) 4 Balf Quarry, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
124.4km (77.3 miles) 5 Reed's Gap Quarry (New Haven Trap Rock quarry; Tilcon Durham quarry), Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
124.5km (77.4 miles) 6 The Woodlands, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
125.4km (78.0 miles) 7 Hawthorne Drive, Berlin, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
126.0km (78.3 miles) 8 Hart's Lead Mine, Berlin, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
126.0km (78.3 miles) 9 State Route 9 - Ellis Street and State Route 72 interchanges (State Route 72 roadcut), New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
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