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Quartz from
Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Crystals in alpine clefts can reach a few inches. Hundreds of samples came from an approximately 1 meter cavity.
Habit:subparallel prismatic aggregates
Colour:milky
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Specimens collected by Jeremy Zolan in Feb., 2006; Harold Moritz collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Adularia6 photos of Quartz associated with Adularia at this locality.
Stilbite subgroup4 photos of Quartz associated with Stilbite subgroup at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
2.4km (1.5 miles) A Arsenic and nickel mine (Nickel Mine Brook), Seymour, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
9.2km (5.7 miles) B Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
10.9km (6.8 miles) C East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
11.8km (7.3 miles) D Woodbridge Mall (Amity Shopping Center), Woodbridge, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) E Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) F Gold prospects, West Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
15.0km (9.3 miles) G Heritage Village, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
15.1km (9.4 miles) H Mill Rock, Hamden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
15.6km (9.7 miles) I Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
15.7km (9.8 miles) J Lane's Copper Mine (Fan Hill Road), Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
15.8km (9.8 miles) K Lane's Mine (Lane's Lead and Silver Mine; Elm Street), Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
15.8km (9.8 miles) L Nonnewaug River Industrial Park, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.0km (9.9 miles) M O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
16.0km (10.0 miles) N New England Materials quarry, Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) O Bates' Rock Road, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
16.6km (10.3 miles) P Cheshire Traprock Quarry, Cheshire, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
16.8km (10.4 miles) Q Jinny Hill Mine (Cheshire Barite Mine), Cheshire, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) R Interstate 84 interchange 26, Cheshire, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) S Cheshire, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
17.2km (10.7 miles) T O & G Woodbury Quarry (Orenaug Quarry; O & G No. 1 Quarry), Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
17.2km (10.7 miles) U Sandy Hook gold mine (Blackwell's mine), Sandy Hook, Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) V Cheshire Barytes Company barite mine (Stamford Manufacturing Company barite mine), Cheshire, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) W Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
18.1km (11.2 miles) X Interstate 84 road cuts (Route 6A bypass), Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
18.4km (11.4 miles) Y Lambert Road serpentinite, Orange, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
18.4km (11.4 miles) Z Porter Hill Road roadcut, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
18.6km (11.6 miles) 0 Corporate Drive road cut, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
18.8km (11.7 miles) 1 Lord Chamberlain Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (7003 Main Street; 7003 State Route 110), Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
19.2km (11.9 miles) 2 Old Mine Park (Lane’s Mine of Trumbull; Lane's New Stratford mine; Hubbard Mine; Long Hill Mine; Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
19.2km (12.0 miles) 3 Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
20.1km (12.5 miles) 4 Blue Stone Quarry, Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
20.1km (12.5 miles) 5 Baldwin Quarry (Milford Quarry), Milford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
20.3km (12.6 miles) 6 Quarry Road, Milford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
20.4km (12.7 miles) 7 State Route 8 exit 37, Watertown, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
20.6km (12.8 miles) 8 Poquonock River outcrops, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
20.6km (12.8 miles) 9 Fair Haven, New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
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