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Anglesite from
Lane's Mine (Lane's Lead and Silver Mine; Elm Street), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Anglesite
Formula:PbSO4
Comments:Epimorphic alteration crusts on former galena crystals. Waxy to resinous luster and non-fluorescence suggests anglesite.
Habit:encrustation
Colour:dull black
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Extremely Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Unconfirmed/Questioned
References
References:Former Ronald Januzzi collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyrite2 photos of Anglesite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Galena2 photos of Anglesite associated with Galena at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Anglesite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Lane's Mine (Lane's Lead and Silver Mine; Elm Street), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Anglesite
10.1km (6.3 miles) Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
15.8km (9.8 miles) Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
19.4km (12.1 miles) U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
28.0km (17.4 miles) Roxbury Iron Mine (Shepaug Iron Company Mine; Shepaug Spathic Iron and Steel Company Mine), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
42.7km (26.5 miles) Thomaston Dam railroad cut, Thomaston Dam, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
52.2km (32.4 miles) State Route 9 - Ellis Street and State Route 72 interchanges (State Route 72 roadcut), New Britain, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
57.0km (35.4 miles) Middletown lead mines (Middletown Mine), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
57.1km (35.5 miles) Sparta Mine, Ossining (Sing Sing), Westchester Co., New York, USA
60.1km (37.4 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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