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Quartz from
Captain Cook's Quarry (Purdy Station Quarry), Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Earle C. Sullivan Collection specimen #20-11-P; Rocks & Minerals (1995) 70:396-409; Earle C. Sullivan Collection specimen #20-11-P; Rocks & Minerals (1995) 70:396-409
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Captain Cook's Quarry (Purdy Station Quarry), Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
1.9km (1.2 miles) Biermann Quarries (Bethel quarries) and tourmaline ledge, Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
5.2km (3.2 miles) Grace Feldspar Mine, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) Cook Quarry on Harry Wiley Farm, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
6.7km (4.1 miles) New England Materials quarry, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) Redding (Reading), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
7.6km (4.7 miles) Lane's Copper Mine (Fan Hill Road), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
7.7km (4.8 miles) Interstate 84 road cuts (Route 6A bypass), Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
8.5km (5.3 miles) Sky Ridge railroad cut, Hawleyville, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
8.7km (5.4 miles) Redding Glen (Redding Ridge), Redding (Reading), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) Lane's Mine (Lane's Lead and Silver Mine; Elm Street), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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