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Pyrite from
Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ryerson, Kathleen H. (1972) Rockhouns Guide to Connecticut
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrite
5.1km (3.2 miles) Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
8.5km (5.3 miles) Nonnewaug River Industrial Park, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
9.0km (5.6 miles) Sandy Hook gold mine (Blackwell's mine), Sandy Hook, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
9.2km (5.7 miles) Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
10.2km (6.4 miles) Interstate 84 road cuts (Route 6A bypass), Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
10.3km (6.4 miles) Arsenic and nickel mine (Nickel Mine Brook), Seymour, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
10.5km (6.5 miles) O & G Woodbury Quarry (Orenaug Quarry; O & G No. 1 Quarry), Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
12.4km (7.7 miles) Green's Farm locality (Roxbury garnet mine; Roxbury Falls garnet mine; Garnet Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
12.5km (7.8 miles) Lane's Copper Mine (Fan Hill Road), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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