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Rose Quartz from
Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Second locality in the world for rose quartz crystals.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:King, V. T., 2006, Minerals of Halls Ridge and Plumbago-Puzzle Mountain, Newry, ... Maine, Mineral News, v. 22(6): p. 1-3.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Hydroxylherderite1 photo of Rose Quartz associated with Hydroxylherderite at this locality.
Elbaite1 photo of Rose Quartz associated with Elbaite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rose Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (3 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Rose Quartz
0.3km (0.2 miles) Nevel Quarry (Twin tunnels; United Feldspar Quarry), Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) Plumbago North, Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
21.9km (13.6 miles) Songo Pond Quarry (Kimball Ledge Quarry), Albany, Oxford County, Maine, USA
26.1km (16.2 miles) Bumpus Quarry, Albany, Oxford County, Maine, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) Brimstone Mtn Mine, D Township, Franklin Co., Maine, USA
28.0km (17.4 miles) A.C. Perham Quarry, West Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
29.6km (18.4 miles) Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
29.7km (18.5 miles) Nubble Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
31.0km (19.3 miles) Wardwell Quarry (Pechnic Quarry), Albany, Oxford County, Maine, USA
31.3km (19.5 miles) B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford County, Maine, USA
 
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