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Annite from
Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Annite
Comments:fka biotite
Habit:anhedral tabular
Colour:black
Quality for species:Rock forming mineral/non-crystalline/little interest for collectors.(##)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Schooner, Richard. (1958), The Mineralogy of the Portland-East Hampton-Middletown-Haddam Area in Connecticut (With a few notes on Glastonbury and Marlborough). Published by Richard Schooner; Ralph Lieser of Pappy’s Beryl Shop, East Hampton; and Howard Pate of Fluorescent House, Branford, Connecticut.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Annite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Annite
1.3km (0.8 miles) A Gotta-Walden Prospect, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.5km (1.0 miles) B Walden Gem Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.5km (1.0 miles) C Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) D Andrews Quarry (old Hale Quarry; Grandfather Andrews Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.3km (1.4 miles) E Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) F Gas pipeline excavation, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) G Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) H Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) I Unnamed prospects, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
2.8km (1.8 miles) J Howe #4 Quarry and Eureka Quarries, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
3.6km (2.2 miles) K John C. Wiarda Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) L Schoonmaker Mine (Cramer Mine), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) M Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) N Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) O State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.8km (3.0 miles) P Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) Q State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.3km (3.9 miles) R Great Hill Pond Brook pegmatite, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) S Spinelli prospect (Spinelli quarry), Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.8km (4.8 miles) T Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) U White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.7km (5.4 miles) V Bishop Hill Schorl Locality, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.5km (5.9 miles) W Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) X Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.3km (7.0 miles) Y Eureka Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.0km (7.4 miles) Z Hurd State Park quarries, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.0km (7.5 miles) 0 Dripps Road, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.1km (8.1 miles) 1 Anderson No. 2 Mica Mine, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.7km (8.5 miles) 2 Slocum prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.9km (8.6 miles) 3 Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.2km (8.8 miles) 4 Unnamed magnetite occurrences, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) 5 Haddam Volunteer Fire Station, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.6km (9.1 miles) 6 Feldspar quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.3km (9.5 miles) 7 Forest Ridge Road, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.8km (9.8 miles) 8 Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
19.0km (11.8 miles) 9 Gulf Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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