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Orthoclase from
Flatrock Quarry (Flat Rock Quarry; Crystal Mall), Waterford, New London Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Orthoclase
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dale, T. Nelson and Gregory Herbert E. (1911): The Granites of Connecticut (USGS Bulletin 484).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Orthoclase data
Locality Data:Click here to view Flatrock Quarry (Flat Rock Quarry; Crystal Mall), Waterford, New London Co., Connecticut, USA
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44.5km (27.6 miles) Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
45.8km (28.4 miles) Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
51.0km (31.7 miles) Norcross Quarry (Norcross Granite Gneiss Rock Quarries; Stony Creek Quarry; Castellucci Quarry), Branford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
57.7km (35.9 miles) Coventry, Kent Co., Rhode Island, USA
66.3km (41.2 miles) Jamestown, Newport Co., Rhode Island, USA
70.4km (43.7 miles) Newport, Newport Co., Rhode Island, USA
75.4km (46.8 miles) Paradise quarry, Middletown, Newport Co., Rhode Island, USA
 
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