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Tremolite from
Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA

Classification
Species:Tremolite
Comments:Reported as a massive six inch vein four feet in length, gray-blue in color. Peter Zodac reported that Dr. Alonzo Quinn of Brown University confirmed the identification. Also reported to occur in small, radiating groups and flat gray-green crystals on magnetite.
Occurs in long grayish-white fibrous tufts in enstatite. As well as in fine and coarse grained aggregates
Habit:radiating acicular, massive
Colour:gray-green, gray-blue
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:(Januzzi, 1966) (Trainer, 1938, 1940) (Zodac, 1938) (Nightingale, 2001)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sphalerite3 photos of Tremolite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tremolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Tremolite
4.6km (2.9 miles) A Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) B Tuckahoe and Patterson Marble Company Quarry, Patterson, Putnam Co., New York, USA
11.9km (7.4 miles) C Knapp's Quarry, Patterson, Putnam Co., New York, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) D Danburite type locality, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
19.6km (12.2 miles) E Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
19.8km (12.3 miles) F Agstone Company Limestone Quarry, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) G U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) H Hustis Quarry, Cold Spring, Town of Philipstown, Putnam Co., New York, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) I Shaft 7, Delaware Aqueduct, Fishkill Township, Dutchess Co., New York, USA
25.6km (15.9 miles) J Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.7km (16.0 miles) K West Point, Orange Co., New York, USA
26.4km (16.4 miles) L Advance Stone Quarry, Boardman's Bridge, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
33.3km (20.7 miles) M Ossining (Sing Sing), Westchester Co., New York, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) N Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
40.4km (25.1 miles) O Stevenson Mine (Burke's Copper Mine), Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
43.4km (27.0 miles) P Greenwich, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
46.9km (29.2 miles) Q O'Neil Mine (Nail Mine), Lake Mombasha, Town of Monroe, Orange Co., New York, USA
48.0km (29.8 miles) R Derby, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
48.0km (29.8 miles) S Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
48.5km (30.2 miles) T Rye, Westchester Co., New York, USA
49.8km (31.0 miles) U Hastings-on-Hudson, Greenburgh, Westchester Co., New York, USA
50.3km (31.3 miles) V Harrison, Westchester Co., New York, USA
55.2km (34.3 miles) W Baldwin Quarry (Milford Quarry), Milford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
56.0km (34.8 miles) X Red-Back Mine (Redback mine), Tuxedo Lake, Town of Tuxedo, Orange Co., New York, USA
56.2km (34.9 miles) Y Crawford Mine, Sterling Mines group, Sterling Lake, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
57.2km (35.6 miles) Z New Rochelle, Westchester Co., New York, USA
57.9km (35.9 miles) 0 Yonkers, Westchester Co., New York, USA
58.4km (36.3 miles) 1 State Route 8 and State Route 118 interchange, Harwinton, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
58.6km (36.4 miles) 2 Soapstone quarry, Torrington, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
61.8km (38.4 miles) 3 Standish Mine (Warwick Mine; Warwick Uranium Mine), Warwick Mountain, Warwick, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
63.6km (39.5 miles) 4 Kingsbridge Road quarries, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
64.1km (39.8 miles) 5 Mountain Top Trucking quarry, Torrington, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
64.7km (40.2 miles) 6 Canaan, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
65.4km (40.6 miles) 7 Harlem Ship Canal, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
65.5km (40.7 miles) 8 Edenville, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
65.5km (40.7 miles) 9 Inwood Valley (Inwood), Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
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