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Aragonite from
Old Mine Park (Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Park
Classification
Species:Aragonite
Formula:CaCO3
Formation:Secondary
Comments:Formed from dissolution of marble with reprecipitation as crusts.
Habit:crusts
Colour:white
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Januzzi, Ronald E. (1994): Mineral Data Book - Western Connecticut and Environs. Mineralogical Press, Danbury, Connecticut.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aragonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Old Mine Park (Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Aragonite
0.4km (0.2 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) Lord Chamberlain Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (7003 Main Street; 7003 State Route 110), Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
21.8km (13.6 miles) Agstone Company Limestone Quarry, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
22.4km (13.9 miles) Danburite type locality, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
22.8km (14.2 miles) U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
23.4km (14.6 miles) North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
28.3km (17.6 miles) O & G Woodbury Quarry (Orenaug Quarry; O & G No. 1 Quarry), Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
29.1km (18.1 miles) Fair Haven, New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
29.8km (18.5 miles) High Street and Interstate 95 interchange, East Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
30.2km (18.8 miles) Foxon quarry, Foxon, East Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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