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

Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Mentioned by Shepard but no description provided. Minor amounts on Yale Peabody Museum specimens.
Habit:massive
Colour:gray
Quality for species:Rock forming mineral/non-crystalline/little interest for collectors.(##)
Abundance at site:Rare
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 Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Danburite type locality, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
0.1km (0.0 miles) Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
3.4km (2.1 miles) Western Connecticut State College, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
5.0km (3.1 miles) Agstone Company Limestone Quarry, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
5.4km (3.3 miles) Interstate 84 and US Route 202 interchange, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
7.1km (4.4 miles) Danbury beryl prospect, Brookfield, 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
8.0km (5.0 miles) Cook Quarry on Harry Wiley Farm, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
8.3km (5.2 miles) West Redding grossular locality, Redding (Reading), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
8.5km (5.3 miles) Sky Ridge railroad cut, Hawleyville, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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