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

Classification
Species:Hematite
Formula:Fe2O3
Comments:Found coating minerals in basalt gas vesicles and as a radiating layer with other secondary minerals in a fault vein.
Habit:tabular and as coatings
Colour:red, black, brownish-red
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Harold Moritz collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view The Woodlands, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hematite
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 (4.1 miles) Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
8.5km (5.3 miles) State Route 372 construction site, Plainville, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
11.7km (7.2 miles) Clark farm (Holler's Mine), Southington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.1km (8.8 miles) Highridge Road, Avon, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
16.8km (10.5 miles) Spinelli prospect (Spinelli quarry), Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
18.1km (11.3 miles) Pillow lava locality, Meriden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
18.4km (11.5 miles) Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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