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

Locality type:Quarry
Comments:Occurs as tiny (<1 mm) cubic crystals with small octahedron and dodecahedron modifications. Color is light gray with a very slightly purple tint. Found in vugs with bright pink scalenodral rhodochrosite and light smoky quartz crystals.
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Van King specimen
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
17.1km (10.6 miles) Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine, USA
34.3km (21.3 miles) Robinson Mountain, Lewiston, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
36.5km (22.7 miles) Bell pit, Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) Nevel Quarry (Twin tunnels; United Feldspar Quarry), Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
38.4km (23.9 miles) Beryllium Corporation prospect, Lovell, Oxford County, Maine, USA
41.3km (25.6 miles) Dennis Hill albitite, Litchfield, Kennebec Co., Maine, USA
42.6km (26.5 miles) Lord Hill Quarry (Lord Hill Mine), Stoneham, Oxford County, Maine, USA
50.5km (31.4 miles) Slope Mountain locality, Chatham, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, 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
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