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Vesuvianite from
White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock Mining District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Comments:A component of the calc-silicate rocks in the Collins Hill Formation, which hosts the pegmatite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Schooner (1958)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock Mining District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
0.5km (0.3 miles) White Rock Mining District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 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
10.1km (6.3 miles) Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.8km (6.7 miles) Hazen quarry (Epidote locality), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
27.6km (17.2 miles) Hungry Hill, Guilford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
31.1km (19.3 miles) Woodhaven, Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
70.6km (43.9 miles) Bethel, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
96.2km (59.8 miles) Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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