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Analcime from
Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Analcime
Formula:Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Comments:Very late crystallizing with fluorite and siderite in pockets of K-rich albite and cleavelandite of the inner mineralized zone.
Habit:trapezohedra
Colour:white
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Extremely Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
References
References:Harold Moritz collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluorite3 photos of Analcime associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Calcite3 photos of Analcime associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Analcime data
Locality Data:Click here to view Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Analcime
14.2km (8.8 miles) Camptonite dike, Middlefield, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
18.1km (11.2 miles) Reed's Gap Quarry (New Haven Trap Rock quarry; Tilcon Durham quarry), Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
19.2km (11.9 miles) Pillow lava locality, Meriden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
29.0km (18.0 miles) Cheshire Traprock Quarry, Cheshire, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
37.2km (23.1 miles) Tariffville Gorge, Bloomfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
42.1km (26.2 miles) East Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
44.6km (27.7 miles) Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
50.6km (31.4 miles) O & G Woodbury Quarry (Orenaug Quarry; O & G No. 1 Quarry), Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
51.3km (31.8 miles) Nonnewaug River Industrial Park, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
52.7km (32.7 miles) O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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