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Torbernite from
Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Torbernite
Formula:Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Comments:"torbernite" mentioned as an accessory by Cameron et al (1954), but probably dehydrated to metatorbernite
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Cameron et al (1954)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Torbernite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Torbernite
18.5km (11.5 miles) Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
18.5km (11.5 miles) Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
19.2km (11.9 miles) Consolidated Feldspar Mining Corporation's plant (Baylis prospect (property) & Speranza prospect (property)), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
29.9km (18.6 miles) Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
75.2km (46.7 miles) Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
76.9km (47.8 miles) White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock Mining District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
80.8km (50.2 miles) Andrews Quarry (old Hale Quarry; Grandfather Andrews Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
80.8km (50.2 miles) Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
80.8km (50.2 miles) Arnold Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
80.9km (50.3 miles) Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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