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Datolite from
The Woodlands, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Datolite
Formula:CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Comments:Massive to drusy crystals in basalt gas vesicles.
Habit:stubby to granular, massive
Colour:very pale yellow-green
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Harold Moritz collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Datolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view The Woodlands, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Datolite
1.2km (0.8 miles) State Route 9 & State Route 71 Interchange, New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
3.4km (2.1 miles) Balf Quarry, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) 2368-2384 Berlin Turnpike (Former Hartford Drive-In), Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
4.9km (3.1 miles) Farmington Trap Rock Quarry, Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
5.4km (3.3 miles) State Route 4 road cut, Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) State Route 9 - Ellis Street and State Route 72 interchanges (State Route 72 roadcut), New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) Tomasso Quarry (Tilcon Tomasso Quarry; Tilcon Quarry; Arborio Quarry), Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) Trinity Ridge, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.1 miles) Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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