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Allanite Group from
U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:'Allanite Group' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Comments:Included in a list of minerals without details, but plausible for the geology.
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; Januzzi, Ronald E. (1994), Mineral Data Book - Western Connecticut and Environs. The Mineralogical Press, Danbury, Connecticut.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Allanite Group data
Locality Data:Click here to view U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Allanite Group
6.7km (4.2 miles) North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
7.8km (4.9 miles) Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
10.4km (6.4 miles) Western Connecticut State College, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
20.0km (12.4 miles) Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
20.8km (12.9 miles) Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
34.5km (21.4 miles) Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
40.7km (25.3 miles) Shaft 7, Delaware Aqueduct, Town of Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, USA
47.3km (29.4 miles) West Point, Orange Co., New York, USA
47.4km (29.4 miles) Peekskill, Westchester Co., New York, USA
53.2km (33.1 miles) Voorhis Quarry, Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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