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Tourmaline from
Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:'Tourmaline' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Van King; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Cookeite9 photos of Tourmaline associated with Cookeite at this locality.
Albite8 photos of Tourmaline associated with Albite at this locality.
Fluorapatite4 photos of Tourmaline associated with Fluorapatite at this locality.
Quartz3 photos of Tourmaline associated with Quartz at this locality.
Muscovite2 photos of Tourmaline associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Lepidolite2 photos of Tourmaline associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Cleavelandite1 photo of Tourmaline associated with Cleavelandite at this locality.
Hydroxylherderite1 photo of Tourmaline associated with Hydroxylherderite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tourmaline data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Tourmaline
3.2km (2.0 miles) A Ryerson Hill Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) B Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
5.4km (3.4 miles) C Streaked Mountain, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) D Mount Marie Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) E Mount Rubellite Quarries, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.0km (10.6 miles) F Outback prospect (Gross prospect), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) G Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) H Emmons Quarry (Uncle Tom Mountain Quarry), Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
25.2km (15.6 miles) I Greenlaw Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
25.2km (15.7 miles) J Smith Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
25.2km (15.7 miles) K Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
26.6km (16.6 miles) L Berry-Havey Quarry (Havey Quarry; Berry Quarry), Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) M Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) N Crooker Gem Pegmatite Quarries (includes former Crooker Quarry; Blue Pit; Plumbago Prospects; Grand Canyon prospect; Martin Prospect; Big Blue Prospect; Vandelight Ledge Prospect; Stanley Prospect; several unnamed prospects), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.9km (22.9 miles) O Black Mountain Quarry (Black Mountain pegmatite), Rumford, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
53.1km (33.0 miles) P Fisher Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
78.1km (48.5 miles) Q Consolidated Feldspar Quarries (Goldings), Georgetown, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
83.4km (51.8 miles) R Ham and Weeks Mine (Weeks Feldspar Quarry; Ham-Weeks pegmatite), Wakefield, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
106.9km (66.4 miles) S Littleton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
117.4km (73.0 miles) T Kellys Cove, Northport, Waldo Co., Maine, USA
123.9km (77.0 miles) U Warren, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
129.0km (80.2 miles) V Barrington, Strafford Co., New Hampshire, USA
131.6km (81.8 miles) W Palermo No. 1 Mine (Palermo No. 1 pegmatite; Hartford Mine; GE Mine), Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
137.0km (85.1 miles) X Eastman Ledges, Orford, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
139.2km (86.5 miles) Y Saddleback Mountain, Deerfield, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire, USA
140.2km (87.1 miles) Z Northey Hill Line Occurrences, Orford, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
141.1km (87.7 miles) 0 Archertown Brook Occurrences, Orford, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
142.6km (88.6 miles) 1 Orange, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
147.6km (91.7 miles) 2 Ruggles Mine, Grafton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA
152.2km (94.6 miles) 3 Pike Hill Mines, Corinth, Orange Co., Vermont, USA
153.8km (95.6 miles) 4 Ely Mine (Copperfield Mine; Pollard Mine; Vermont Copper Mine), South Vershire, Town of Vershire, Orange Co., Vermont, USA
191.5km (119.0 miles) 5 Wilton Crushed Stone Quarry (Pike Industries Quarry; Quinn Brothers Quarry; LAW Inc. Quarry), Wilton, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
198.2km (123.2 miles) 6 Osgood Graphite Mine, Nelson, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
206.8km (128.5 miles) 7 Chickering Mine, Walpole, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
209.1km (129.9 miles) 8 Monadnock Mountain (Mount Monadnock), Jaffrey, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
209.8km (130.4 miles) 9 Carlisle, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
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