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Sphalerite from
East Rock, New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Comments:Traces
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dana, Edward S. (1877): On the occurrence of Garnets with the Trap of New Haven, Connecticut. American Journal of Science Series 3, Volume 14, page 215.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view East Rock, New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
18.6km (11.5 miles) Lord Chamberlain Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (7003 Main Street; 7003 State Route 110), Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
23.2km (14.4 miles) Stevenson Mine (Burke's Copper Mine), Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
23.7km (14.7 miles) Booth's Mine (Booth's Bismuth Mine; Booth-Hurd's Bismuth Mine), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
26.4km (16.4 miles) State Route 25 road cuts, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
26.8km (16.6 miles) Lane's Mine (Lane's Lead and Silver Mine; Elm Street), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
27.3km (17.0 miles) Old Mine Park (Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
27.6km (17.1 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
33.4km (20.7 miles) O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
33.4km (20.8 miles) State Route 8 exit 37, Watertown, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
33.5km (20.8 miles) Sandy Hook gold mine (Blackwell's mine), Sandy Hook, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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