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Bismuthinite from
Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Comments:A few slender crystals of this species have been detected (Shepard 1837)
Habit:elongated, slender
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Validity:Believed Valid
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bismuthinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Bismuthinite
2.8km (1.7 miles) A Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.0km (1.8 miles) B Beaver Meadow Road - State Route 9 Interchange, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) C Hewitt Gem Quarry (Herb's Gem Quarry; Sawmill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) D Long Hill (Turkey Hill) prospects, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.0km (4.3 miles) E Slocum prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.2km (6.3 miles) F White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.9km (8.6 miles) G Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.5km (10.3 miles) H Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
18.3km (11.4 miles) I Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
54.5km (33.9 miles) J Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
57.7km (35.9 miles) K Woodbury pegmatite quarry, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
58.9km (36.6 miles) L Booth's Mine (Booth's Bismuth Mine; Booth-Hurd's Bismuth Mine), Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
62.6km (38.9 miles) M Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
62.8km (39.0 miles) N Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
68.6km (42.6 miles) O Rockside Quarry (Mine Hill Quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
98.6km (61.3 miles) P Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
98.6km (61.3 miles) Q Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
225.8km (140.3 miles) R National Refuge borehole (NR1), Great Bay National Wildlife Refuge, Newington, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire, USA
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