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Malachite from
Union Building and Construction Quarry (UBC Quarry; Tilcon Quarry), Woodland Park (West Paterson), Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Comments:An alteration product of chalcocite (see) and limited to a small lens of carbonaceous fossil debris in the Passaic Fm.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Cummings, W. L., 2008, Personal communication
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Union Building and Construction Quarry (UBC Quarry; Tilcon Quarry), Woodland Park (West Paterson), Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Malachite
0.8km (0.5 miles) A Upper New Street Quarry (Burger's Quarry), Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
1.1km (0.7 miles) B Houdaille Quarry (Consolidated Stone and Sand Company Quarry; Consolidated Quarry), Little Falls Township, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) C Francisco Brothers Quarry (Francisco Quarry), Great Notch, Little Falls Township, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
4.7km (3.0 miles) D Hoxie's Quarry, Paterson, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
7.2km (4.5 miles) E Prospect Park Quarry (Sowerbutt Quarry; Vandermade Quarry; Warren Brothers Quarry), Prospect Park, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
7.7km (4.8 miles) F Avondale, Nutley Township, Essex Co., New Jersey, USA
8.6km (5.3 miles) G Bloomfield, Essex Co., New Jersey, USA
10.9km (6.8 miles) H Schuyler Copper Mine (Schuyler Mine; Arlington Mine), North Arlington, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
11.3km (7.0 miles) I Riker Hill, Livingston, Livingston Township, Essex Co., New Jersey, USA
15.7km (9.7 miles) J Laurel Hill (Snake Hill; Penitentiary Quarry), Secaucus, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
17.0km (10.5 miles) K Lake Valhalla Quarry (Gordon's Crystalline Limestone Quarry), Montville Township, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) L 170th Street & Broadway, Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) M Fort George (192nd Street & Audubon Avenue), Washington Heights, Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York, USA
22.7km (14.1 miles) N Houdaille Quarry (Summit Quarry; Commonwealth Quarry), Springfield, Springfield Township, Union Co., New Jersey, USA
34.6km (21.5 miles) O Wilson's Quarry (Wilson Stone Co. Quarry), Watchung, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
35.8km (22.2 miles) P Ladentown, Town of Ramapo, Rockland Co., New York, USA
38.6km (24.0 miles) Q Fields' Copper Mine (Field Mine), Warrenville, Washington Valley, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
39.7km (24.7 miles) R White Plains, Westchester Co., New York, USA
40.8km (25.4 miles) S Sparta Mine, Ossining (Sing Sing), Westchester Co., New York, USA
41.8km (26.0 miles) T Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
41.8km (26.0 miles) U Noble pit (Lot #10 - Ogden Divisions; Noble Mine), Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
41.8km (26.0 miles) V Passaic pit (Marshall Mine; Passaic Mine), Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
41.9km (26.0 miles) W Green Valley, Plainfield, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
42.1km (26.2 miles) X Franklin Quarry (Braens Quarry; Moses Bigelow Quarry; Farber Quarry), Franklin Marble, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
43.2km (26.8 miles) Y Mill site dump, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
44.3km (27.5 miles) Z Stelton neighborhood, Edison, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA
45.4km (28.2 miles) 0 Hoffman Mine, Sunset Lake, Bridgewater Township, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
45.5km (28.2 miles) 1 Chimney Rock Quarry (Houdaille Industries Quarry; The Bound Brook Quarry; Stavola Industries Quarry), Bridgewater Township, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
45.9km (28.5 miles) 2 Eastern Concrete Materials Inc. Quarry (Raia Quarry; Cofrancisco Quarry; Hamburg Quarry), Hamburg, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
45.9km (28.5 miles) 3 Pluckemin Copper Mine, Pluckemin, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
45.9km (28.5 miles) 4 Pluckemin, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
46.4km (28.8 miles) 5 American Mine (Alpha Copper Mine; Bridgewater Mine; Somerville Mine; Somerville deposit), Bridgewater Township, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
48.0km (29.8 miles) 6 Sulphur Hill Mine (Sulfur Hill Mine), Andover Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
48.0km (29.9 miles) 7 Andover Iron Mine, Andover Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
48.8km (30.4 miles) 8 New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA
48.8km (30.4 miles) 9 Somerset Street basement excavation, New Brunswick, Middlesex Co., New Jersey, USA
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