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Rose Quartz from
Cobble Hill Quarry (George Howe prospect), West Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, v. 1.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rose Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Cobble Hill Quarry (George Howe prospect), West Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rose Quartz
3.4km (2.1 miles) A.C. Perham Quarry, West Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
4.9km (3.1 miles) Whispering Pines Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
5.4km (3.4 miles) B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford County, Maine, USA
6.0km (3.7 miles) Nubble Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
6.8km (4.2 miles) Slattery Quarry, Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
7.1km (4.4 miles) Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford County, Maine, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA
14.7km (9.1 miles) Hibbs Quarry, Hebron, Oxford County, Maine, USA
15.0km (9.3 miles) Wardwell Quarry (Pechnic Quarry), Albany, Oxford County, Maine, USA
 
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