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Topaz from
Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Topaz
Formula:Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Comments:One 5 cm crystal found before 1925.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Extremely Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:King & Foord, 1994. Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1.; King and Foord, 2000, Addenda to Volume 1, Mineralogy of Maine, v. 2.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Topaz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Topaz
17.0km (10.5 miles) Waisanen Quarry (Tamminen-Waisanen Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
17.2km (10.7 miles) Noyes Mountain Quarry (Harvard Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
25.2km (15.7 miles) Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite Mining District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
42.6km (26.5 miles) Lord Hill Quarry (Lord Hill Mine), Stoneham, Oxford County, Maine, USA
52.4km (32.5 miles) South Baldface Mountain localities, Chatham, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
53.0km (32.9 miles) North Baldface Mountain localities, Bean's Purchase, Coos Co., New Hampshire, USA
53.2km (33.0 miles) Fisher Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
66.2km (41.1 miles) Lovejoy Gravel Pits (Lovejoy Pit), Conway, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
66.9km (41.6 miles) Government pit (Government gravel pits), Albany, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
 
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