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Vesuvianite from
Hazen quarry (Epidote locality), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Colour:greenish-brown
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Rocks & Minerals (1995) 70:396-409
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hazen quarry (Epidote locality), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
2.1km (1.3 miles) Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.4km (6.5 miles) White Rock Mining District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.8km (6.7 miles) White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock Mining District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.1km (8.8 miles) Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
22.9km (14.2 miles) Hungry Hill, Guilford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
38.5km (23.9 miles) Woodhaven, Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
75.0km (46.6 miles) Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
97.2km (60.4 miles) Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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