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Rose Quartz from
Nevel Quarry (Twin tunnels; United Feldspar Quarry), Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Rose quartz crystals were found as overgrowths on quartz crystals during late 1940's - 1960's.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
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:
Quartz2 photos of Rose Quartz associated with Quartz at this locality.
Columbite-(Fe)1 photo of Rose Quartz associated with Columbite-(Fe) at this locality.
Muscovite1 photo of Rose Quartz associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rose Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Nevel Quarry (Twin tunnels; United Feldspar Quarry), Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (3 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Rose Quartz
0.3km (0.2 miles) Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
1.7km (1.0 miles) Plumbago North, Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
22.1km (13.7 miles) Songo Pond Quarry (Kimball Ledge Quarry), Albany, Oxford County, Maine, USA
26.3km (16.4 miles) Bumpus Quarry, Albany, Oxford County, Maine, USA
27.6km (17.1 miles) Brimstone Mtn Mine, D Township, Franklin Co., Maine, USA
28.2km (17.5 miles) A.C. Perham Quarry, West Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
29.8km (18.5 miles) Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
29.9km (18.6 miles) Nubble Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
31.3km (19.4 miles) Wardwell Quarry (Pechnic Quarry), Albany, Oxford County, Maine, USA
31.5km (19.6 miles) B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford County, Maine, USA
 
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