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Quartz from
East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Pegmatite
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:A major constituent of the pegmatite, especially the pure quartz core zone.
Habit:massive
Colour:colorless, smoky, milky
Quality for species:Rock forming mineral/non-crystalline/little interest for collectors.(##)
Abundance at site:Extremely common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Weber, Marcelle H. and Earle C. Sullivan. (1995): Connecticut Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals (Connecticut Issue): 70(6): 397.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
4.8km (3.0 miles) Lane's Copper Mine (Fan Hill Road), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
5.0km (3.1 miles) Lane's Mine (Lane's Lead and Silver Mine; Elm Street), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) New England Materials quarry, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
8.6km (5.3 miles) Corporate Drive road cut, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) Porter Hill Road roadcut, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
9.2km (5.7 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
9.2km (5.7 miles) Old Mine Park (Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
9.7km (6.1 miles) Arsenic and nickel mine (Nickel Mine Brook), Seymour, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) Interstate 84 road cuts (Route 6A bypass), Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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