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

Locality type:Pegmatite
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Color generally subtle, grades from milky quartz. Some reportedly asteriated.
Habit:massive
Colour:pale rose
Abundance at site: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): 396-409.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rose Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
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Nearest other occurrences of Rose Quartz
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
23.9km (14.8 miles) Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
39.2km (24.4 miles) Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
41.7km (25.9 miles) Hobby Quarry (Buresch Quarry), North Castle, Westchester Co., New York, USA
41.9km (26.0 miles) Kinkel Quarry, Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
42.4km (26.3 miles) Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
42.4km (26.3 miles) Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
43.0km (26.7 miles) Consolidated Feldspar Mining Corporation's plant (Baylis prospect (property) & Speranza prospect (property)), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
51.3km (31.9 miles) Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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