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Quartz from
135 Fenn Road, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Road
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Herkimer-style crystals to 3 cm commonly standing on a druse of much finer-grained quartz coating altered basalt matrix in fault veins.
Habit:Herkimer-style stubby prismatic and drusy
Colour:colorless to milky
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Harold Moritz collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view 135 Fenn Road, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
0.5km (0.3 miles) A Fenn Road, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
0.8km (0.5 miles) B The Woodlands, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
0.9km (0.5 miles) C Arute Field, New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
1.4km (0.9 miles) D State Route 9 & State Route 71 Interchange, New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) E Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) F Balf Quarry, Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) G 2368-2384 Berlin Turnpike (Former Hartford Drive-In), Newington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
5.0km (3.1 miles) H Farmington Trap Rock Quarry, Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) I State Route 4 road cut, Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) J State Route 9 - Ellis Street and State Route 72 interchanges (State Route 72 roadcut), New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
5.9km (3.6 miles) K New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) L Tomasso Quarry (Tilcon Tomasso Quarry; Tilcon Quarry; Arborio Quarry), Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) M Farmington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) N North Mountain Road, Plainville, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.0km (4.3 miles) O Trap Rock quarry, Plainville, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.3km (4.5 miles) P Trinity Ridge, Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.5km (4.7 miles) Q Interstate 91 and Interstate 291 interchange, Rocky Hill, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.5km (4.7 miles) R Plainville Trap Rock Quarry (Tilcon New Britain Quarry), Plainville, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.8km (4.9 miles) S State Route 372 construction site, Plainville, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) T Hart's Lead Mine, Berlin, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
10.2km (6.3 miles) U Rocky Hill Quarry, Rocky Hill, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
10.9km (6.8 miles) V Clark farm (Holler's Mine), Southington, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
12.9km (8.0 miles) W Hawthorne Drive, Berlin, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
13.9km (8.6 miles) X Roaring Brook Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) Y John C. Wiarda Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.2km (8.8 miles) Z Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.2km (8.8 miles) 0 Howe #4 Quarry and Eureka Quarries, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.3km (8.9 miles) 1 Unnamed prospects, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.4km (8.9 miles) 2 Hurley Hill, Bristol, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) 3 Gas pipeline excavation, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) 4 Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.6km (9.1 miles) 5 Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.6km (9.1 miles) 6 Griswold Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.7km (9.1 miles) 7 Carini Quarry, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
14.9km (9.3 miles) 8 Chamberlain Lane, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
15.0km (9.3 miles) 9 Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
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