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

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula:(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
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 Oligoclase data
Locality Data:Click here to view Flatrock Quarry (Flat Rock Quarry; Crystal Mall), Waterford, New London Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Oligoclase
25.6km (15.9 miles) White Rock Quarry, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) Chester, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
28.0km (17.4 miles) Redstone Granite Quarry (Cherenzia Quarry), Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
33.3km (20.7 miles) Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
33.3km (20.7 miles) State Route 9 Interchange 8 - Beaver Meadow Road, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
33.5km (20.8 miles) Timms Hill (Tim's Hill; Iolite Hill), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
33.5km (20.8 miles) Hill above the parsonage, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
33.8km (21.0 miles) Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
34.0km (21.2 miles) Sullivan Quarry (Armetta Quarry; Copar Quarry; Westerly Granite Co. Quarry), Bradford, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
34.3km (21.3 miles) Crumb Granite Quarry, Bradford, Westerly, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA
 
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