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Quartz from
Lane's Copper Mine (Fan Hill Road), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:massive veins with small crystals in scattered, rare openings
Habit:massive, prismatic
Colour:white
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:field observations and collection of David Bernstein and Harold Moritz
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Lane's Copper Mine (Fan Hill Road), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
1.3km (0.8 miles) New England Materials quarry, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) Lane's Mine (Lane's Lead and Silver Mine; Elm Street), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
4.8km (3.0 miles) East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
5.9km (3.6 miles) Corporate Drive road cut, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
6.2km (3.8 miles) State Route 111 construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
6.2km (3.8 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) Old Mine Park (Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
6.8km (4.2 miles) Porter Hill Road roadcut, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
7.6km (4.7 miles) Captain Cook's Quarry (Purdy Station Quarry), Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
9.0km (5.6 miles) Poquonock River outcrops, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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