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Sepiolite from
Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sepiolite
Formula:Mg4(Si6O15)(OH)2 · 6H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Germine, M.: Environmental Research:42:386-389 (1987); Dunn(1995):Pt4:504.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sepiolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sepiolite
50.3km (31.3 miles) A Millington Quarry (Morris County Crushed Stone Co. Quarry; Tilcon Quarry), Bernards Township, Somerset Co., New Jersey, USA
93.1km (57.8 miles) B Tuckahoe and Patterson Marble Company Quarry, Patterson, Putnam Co., New York, USA
104.2km (64.7 miles) C Agstone Company Limestone Quarry, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
106.4km (66.1 miles) D U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
194.1km (120.6 miles) E Goat Hill Magnesia Quarries, West Nottingham Township, State Line Chromite District, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
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