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Aragonite from
Fair Haven, New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Aragonite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:Sprays in vein less than 1 cm long
Habit:radiating acicular
Colour:white
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Alfred E. Hammer collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite2 photos of Aragonite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aragonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Fair Haven, New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Aragonite
1.2km (0.7 miles) Cinque Quarry, East Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) Foxon quarry, Foxon, East Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) High Street and Interstate 95 interchange, East Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) North Branford Quarry (New Haven Trap Rock Company Quarry; Tilcon-Tomasso Quarry; Tilcon North Branford Quarry), North Branford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
19.5km (12.1 miles) Lord Chamberlain Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (7003 Main Street; 7003 State Route 110), Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
22.0km (13.7 miles) Reed's Gap Quarry (New Haven Trap Rock quarry; Tilcon Durham quarry), Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
25.7km (16.0 miles) Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
29.1km (18.1 miles) Old Mine Park (Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
29.4km (18.3 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
35.9km (22.3 miles) Thulite locality (Walkley Hill), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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