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Goethite from
Sulfur Spring (Sulphur Spring), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Spring
Classification
Species:Goethite
Formula:α-Fe3+O(OH)
Comments:Forming bog iron ore encrusting plant debris.
Habit:massive
Colour:brown
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Williams, Horace S. (circa 1945): Article For New York Society Of Mineralogists. Brainerd Public Library, Haddam, Connecticut.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Goethite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sulfur Spring (Sulphur Spring), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Goethite
0.8km (0.5 miles) Jail Hill Road locality (Jail Hill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.6 miles) Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.9km (7.4 miles) State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.9km (7.4 miles) Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock Mining District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.0km (7.4 miles) "Foothold Cleft", Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.2km (7.6 miles) Great Hill cobalt mines, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.9km (8.6 miles) Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.1km (8.7 miles) State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.8km (9.2 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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