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Dolomite from
Danburite type locality, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Dolomite
Formula:CaMg(CO3)2
Comments:Host rock for the assemblage, but no descriptions provided. Fine granular material on one specimen at Yale Peabody collection.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Shepard, Charles U. (1839): Notice of Danburite, a new mineral species. American Journal of Science: series 1, 35 (1): 137-139.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Dolomite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Danburite type locality, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Dolomite
1.7km (1.1 miles) North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
10.3km (6.4 miles) Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
13.3km (8.3 miles) Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
15.8km (9.8 miles) Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
22.0km (13.7 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
24.7km (15.4 miles) Mahopac Mines (Hill Mine; German Flats Mine), Carmel, Putnam Co., New York, USA
25.6km (15.9 miles) State Route 25 road cuts, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
37.7km (23.4 miles) Shaft 7, Delaware Aqueduct, Town of Fishkill, Dutchess Co., New York, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) Hustis Quarry, Cold Spring, Town of Philipstown, Putnam Co., New York, USA
 
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