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

Classification
Species:Goethite
Formula:α-Fe3+O(OH)
Comments:Typically found as an alteration of chalcopyrite in fault veins.
Habit:earthy
Colour:chocolate to red-brown
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 Goethite data
Locality Data:Click here to view The Woodlands, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Goethite
0.8km (0.5 miles) 135 Fenn Road, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
1.2km (0.8 miles) State Route 9 & State Route 71 Interchange, New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
1.7km (1.0 miles) Arute Field, New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) 2368-2384 Berlin Turnpike (Former Hartford Drive-In), Newington, 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
15.0km (9.3 miles) Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex 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
20.7km (12.9 miles) Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock Mining District (White Rocks Mining District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
21.4km (13.3 miles) State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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