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Tantalite-(Mn) from
Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Tantalite-(Mn)
Formula:Mn2+Ta2O6
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine.; Mineralogical Record 22:382
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tantalite-(Mn) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Tantalite-(Mn)
17.0km (10.5 miles) A Waisanen Quarry (Tamminen-Waisanen Quarry), Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) B Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) C Emmons Quarry (Uncle Tom Mountain Quarry), Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
25.2km (15.7 miles) D Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) E Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) F Crooker Gem Pegmatite Quarries (includes former Crooker Quarry; Blue Pit; Plumbago Prospects; Grand Canyon prospect; Martin Prospect; Big Blue Prospect; Vandelight Ledge Prospect; Stanley Prospect; several unnamed prospects), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.9km (22.9 miles) G Black Mountain Quarry (Black Mountain pegmatite), Rumford, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
53.1km (33.0 miles) H Fisher Quarry, Topsham, Sagadahoc Co., Maine, USA
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