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Annite from
State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Annite
Comments:fka biotite, Long (up to several dm) tabular crystals are abundant in the graphic granite zone, which makes up most of the dump material and is barren of other minerals. Groups of a few crystals typically radiate from a point.
Habit:elongated subhedral tabular
Colour:black
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Harold Moritz collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Annite data
Locality Data:Click here to view State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Annite
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.5km (1.6 miles) B State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.0km (1.9 miles) C Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.1km (1.9 miles) D Great Hill Pond Brook pegmatite, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) E Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) F Bishop Hill Schorl Locality, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) G Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) H Schoonmaker Mine (Cramer Mine), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) I Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.1km (3.2 miles) J Gotta-Walden Prospect, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) K Walden Gem Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) L Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.0km (3.7 miles) M Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.3km (3.9 miles) N Andrews Quarry (old Hale Quarry; Grandfather Andrews Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) O Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.7km (4.2 miles) P White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.0km (4.3 miles) Q Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.3km (4.5 miles) R Gas pipeline excavation, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.3km (4.5 miles) S Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.3km (4.5 miles) T Eureka Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.3km (4.6 miles) U Unnamed prospects, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.5km (4.6 miles) V Howe #4 Quarry and Eureka Quarries, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) W Hurd State Park quarries, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.1 miles) X John C. Wiarda Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
9.0km (5.6 miles) Y Anderson No. 2 Mica Mine, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.0km (5.6 miles) Z Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.1km (5.7 miles) 0 Slocum prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) 1 Spinelli prospect (Spinelli quarry), Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) 2 Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.9km (6.1 miles) 3 Dripps Road, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.7km (6.6 miles) 4 Feldspar quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.8km (6.7 miles) 5 Unnamed magnetite occurrences, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.9km (6.8 miles) 6 Haddam Volunteer Fire Station, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.6km (7.2 miles) 7 Forest Ridge Road, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.7km (7.3 miles) 8 Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.0km (9.3 miles) 9 Gulf Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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