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Quartz from
Barker Hill Quarry (Rusk Quarry; Townsend Quarry), Townsend, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Description
Quality for species:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dale, T. Nelson (1910). Supplementary Notes on the Commercial Granites of New England. (USGS Bulletin 470).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Barker Hill Quarry (Rusk Quarry; Townsend Quarry), Townsend, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
11.6km (7.2 miles) A Lunenburg, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
12.5km (7.8 miles) B Route 13 area, Lunenburg, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
13.0km (8.1 miles) C Burns Hill area, Milford, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
14.2km (8.8 miles) D Rollstone Hill Quarry, Fitchburg, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) E Hollis Gold Mine, Hollis, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
17.2km (10.7 miles) F Milford, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
17.6km (10.9 miles) G Route 101/101A road cuts, Amherst, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) H Monoosnoc Hill, Leominster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
18.7km (11.6 miles) I PJ Keating Quarry (Lunenburg Quarry), Lunenburg, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
19.2km (11.9 miles) J Wilton Crushed Stone Quarry (Pike Industries Quarry; Quinn Brothers Quarry; LAW Inc. Quarry), Wilton, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
19.9km (12.3 miles) K Route 101A construction site, Merrimack, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
20.4km (12.7 miles) L Mine Falls Park, Nashua, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
20.7km (12.8 miles) M Amherst, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
21.5km (13.4 miles) N Long Hill, Leominster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
23.2km (14.4 miles) O Jungle Road area, Leominster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
23.4km (14.5 miles) P Lyndeborough, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
24.7km (15.4 miles) Q Aggregate Industries Quarry (San-Val Quarry), Littleton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
25.3km (15.7 miles) R Lancaster chiastolite localities (George Hill; Ballard Hill; Powerline locality; Brockelman Rd. locality; Blood Town Forest), Lancaster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
26.1km (16.2 miles) S Hudson, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
26.1km (16.2 miles) T Jaffrey, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
26.5km (16.5 miles) U Rose Mountain, Lyndeborough, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
27.5km (17.1 miles) V Route 101 magnetite locality, Bedford, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
27.6km (17.1 miles) W Lancaster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) X Merrimack, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
29.0km (18.0 miles) Y Sterling, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
29.4km (18.3 miles) Z Joppa Hill, Amherst, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
30.2km (18.7 miles) 0 Pulpit Road locality, Bedford, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
30.5km (19.0 miles) 1 Cortland Drive road cuts, Bedford, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
32.4km (20.1 miles) 2 Bolton Lime Quarries (Bolton Quarry; Whitcomb Quarry; Hildreth Quarry), Bolton, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
32.7km (20.3 miles) 3 Francestown, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
32.8km (20.4 miles) 4 Chelmsford, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
33.1km (20.6 miles) 5 Chelmsford Lime Quarries, Chelmsford, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
33.4km (20.7 miles) 6 Bedford, Hillsborough Co., New Hampshire, USA
33.6km (20.9 miles) 7 Fitzwilliam, Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA
33.8km (21.0 miles) 8 McCarthy Quarry, Acton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
34.0km (21.1 miles) 9 Acton, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
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