Help mindat.org|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on MindatThe Mindat Store
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryRandom MineralSearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryHow to Link to MindatDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Smoky Quartz from
State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Description
Comments:Abundant as massive pegmatite matrix component. Crystals rarely found in pockets can be several cm long.
Habit:trigonal pocket crystals rare, mostly massive
Colour:smoky
Quality for species:not specified / average specimens
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Van King
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Smoky Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Smoky Quartz
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) B Vespa stone quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) C Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) D Schoonmaker Mine (Cramer Mine), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) E Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) F Gotta-Wannerstrom Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) G Brack Gem prospect (Brack prospect), East Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) H Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) I Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) J Hollister prospects (Hollister Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.7km (4.2 miles) K White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) L The Feldspar Corp. Quarry, White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.0km (4.3 miles) M Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.3km (4.5 miles) N Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) O Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.5km (4.6 miles) P Howe #4 Quarry and Eureka Quarries, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.6km (4.7 miles) Q Chamberlain Lane, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.1 miles) R John C. Wiarda Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) S Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) T Spinelli prospect (Spinelli quarry), Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) U Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.9km (6.1 miles) V Dripps Road, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) W Paxton Way, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
10.8km (6.7 miles) X Unnamed magnetite occurrences, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.9km (6.8 miles) Y Haddam Volunteer Fire Station, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.6km (7.2 miles) Z Forest Ridge Road, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.7km (7.3 miles) 0 Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.2km (7.6 miles) 1 Quarry Hill (Brainerd Quarries; Shailor Quarries), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.6km (7.8 miles) 2 Mt. Tom prospects, Moodus, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.6km (7.9 miles) 3 Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.1km (8.1 miles) 4 Connecticut Yankee atomic power plant, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.2km (8.2 miles) 5 John Salak Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) 6 Timms Hill (Tim's Hill; Iolite Hill), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) 7 Jail Hill Road locality (Jail Hill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.4km (9.6 miles) 8 Civilian Conservation Corps Quarry (CCC Quarry; Smith Quarry; Turkey Hill quarry lot), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.5km (9.6 miles) 9 Beaver Meadow Road - State Route 9 Interchange, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2017, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: May 24, 2017 07:12:26
Go to top of page