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

Classification
Species:Siderite
Formula:FeCO3
Comments:Small crystals in clusters with quartz and barite.
Habit:Rhombohedral
Colour:dark brown
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Harold Moritz collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Siderite data
Locality Data:Click here to view The Woodlands, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Siderite
0.3km (0.2 miles) Fenn Road, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
0.8km (0.5 miles) 135 Fenn Road, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
1.7km (1.0 miles) Arute Field, New Britain, 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
14.5km (9.0 miles) Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford 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
22.1km (13.7 miles) Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
26.6km (16.6 miles) Linkpot cut, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
29.2km (18.2 miles) Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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