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Amethyst from
Aggregate Industries Quarry (Wrentham Quarry; Simeone Quarry), Wrentham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula:SiO2
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Michael W. Kieron collection; Mineralogical Record (1990) 21:203-213
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sceptre Quartz7 photos of Amethyst associated with Sceptre Quartz at this locality.
Dolomite5 photos of Amethyst associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Quartz3 photos of Amethyst associated with Quartz at this locality.
Calcite2 photos of Amethyst associated with Calcite at this locality.
Pyrite1 photo of Amethyst associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Amethyst data
Locality Data:Click here to view Aggregate Industries Quarry (Wrentham Quarry; Simeone Quarry), Wrentham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Amethyst
6.2km (3.8 miles) A Diamond Hill, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
6.8km (4.2 miles) B Franklin, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
8.5km (5.3 miles) C Iron Mine Hill quarry, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
13.1km (8.2 miles) D Woonsocket, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
14.9km (9.3 miles) E Waterford, North Smithfield, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
19.8km (12.3 miles) F Smithfield, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
23.5km (14.6 miles) G Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
27.6km (17.1 miles) H Burrillville, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
27.7km (17.2 miles) I Roger Williams Park, Providence, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
30.0km (18.7 miles) J Needham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
30.1km (18.7 miles) K Wellesley, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
35.2km (21.9 miles) L Abington, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA
37.1km (23.0 miles) M Rockland, Scituate, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
38.4km (23.9 miles) N Massachusetts Broken Stone Co. quarries (Weston Quarry; Stony Brook Quarry), Weston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
39.2km (24.4 miles) O Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA
40.8km (25.4 miles) P Mount Hope, Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA
44.5km (27.7 miles) Q Bristol Ferry, Bristol, Bristol Co., Rhode Island, USA
45.3km (28.2 miles) R Hingham, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA
48.2km (30.0 miles) S Dayville, Killingly, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA
52.5km (32.6 miles) T Kingston, Plymouth Co., Massachusetts, USA
54.0km (33.5 miles) U Quartz locality, Moosup, Plainfield, Windham Co., Connecticut, USA
68.2km (42.4 miles) V Interstate 84 (I-84; I-86; State Route 15; Wilbur Cross Highway), Union, Tolland Co., Connecticut, USA
76.2km (47.3 miles) W Diamond Hill (Ashaway Village), Ashaway, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
80.4km (50.0 miles) X Redstone Granite Quarry (Cherenzia Quarry), Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
82.3km (51.1 miles) Y Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
95.0km (59.0 miles) Z Amherst, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
96.8km (60.1 miles) 0 Salem, New London Co., Connecticut, USA
98.5km (61.2 miles) 1 Route 11 road cuts, Salem, New London Co., Connecticut, USA
100.8km (62.6 miles) 2 Notch Quarry (Lane Quarry; Amherst Quarry; Round Mountain Quarry), Amherst, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
108.8km (67.6 miles) 3 Mount Tom, Holyoke, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA
112.8km (70.1 miles) 4 Raymond, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire, USA
113.1km (70.3 miles) 5 Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
113.7km (70.6 miles) 6 Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
114.5km (71.1 miles) 7 Roncari Quarry (Tilcon Quarry), East Granby, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
116.5km (72.4 miles) 8 Loudville Lead Mines (Manhan Lead-Silver Mine; Southampton Lead Mine; Northampton Lead Mine), Easthampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
116.7km (72.5 miles) 9 Cheapside Quarry (East Deerfield Quarry; Trew Corp. Quarry), Deerfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA
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