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Cookeite from
Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Cookeite
Formula:(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine.; Mineralogical Record 22:382
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Lepidolite14 photos of Cookeite associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Fluorapatite10 photos of Cookeite associated with Fluorapatite at this locality.
Quartz9 photos of Cookeite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Tourmaline9 photos of Cookeite associated with Tourmaline at this locality.
Albite7 photos of Cookeite associated with Albite at this locality.
Elbaite4 photos of Cookeite associated with Elbaite at this locality.
Cassiterite4 photos of Cookeite associated with Cassiterite at this locality.
Cleavelandite4 photos of Cookeite associated with Cleavelandite at this locality.
Hydroxylherderite3 photos of Cookeite associated with Hydroxylherderite at this locality.
Columbite-(Mn)-Tantalite-(Mn) Series2 photos of Cookeite associated with Columbite-(Mn)-Tantalite-(Mn) Series at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cookeite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Cookeite
3.2km (2.0 miles) Ryerson Hill Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) Mount Marie Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) Mount Rubellite Quarries, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) Ski Pike Quarry, West Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
15.9km (9.9 miles) B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.0km (10.5 miles) Waisanen Quarry (Tamminen-Waisanen Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.0km (10.6 miles) Outback prospect (Gross prospect), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) Morgan Quarry (Upper Noyes Mountain Quarry; Upper Harvard Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
 
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