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Uranophane from
Biermann Quarries (Bethel quarries) and tourmaline ledge, Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Uranophane
Formula:Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Formation:Secondary
Comments:Alteration of uraninite.
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:No reference listed
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Uranophane data
Locality Data:Click here to view Biermann Quarries (Bethel quarries) and tourmaline ledge, Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Uranophane
12.1km (7.5 miles) Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
13.9km (8.6 miles) East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
14.8km (9.2 miles) Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
15.4km (9.6 miles) Casey Quarry (Ridgefield pegmatite), Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) Woodbury pegmatite quarry, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
29.7km (18.4 miles) Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
29.7km (18.4 miles) Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
34.3km (21.3 miles) New England Mining Company Quarry (Roebling Mine; Hewitt's Mine), Upper Merryall, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
63.5km (39.4 miles) John Salak Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
64.8km (40.3 miles) Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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