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Epidote from
U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Epidote
Formula:{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Comments:Reference includes photo of crystals.
Habit:acicular
Colour:gray-green
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Januzzi, Ronald E. (1994), Mineral Data Book - Western Connecticut and Environs. The Mineralogical Press, Danbury, Connecticut.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Epidote data
Locality Data:Click here to view U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Epidote
4.0km (2.5 miles) Sky Ridge railroad cut, Hawleyville, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
6.7km (4.2 miles) North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
8.3km (5.2 miles) Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
16.3km (10.1 miles) New England Materials quarry, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
18.1km (11.2 miles) Nonnewaug River Industrial Park, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
19.4km (12.1 miles) O & G Woodbury Quarry (Orenaug Quarry; O & G No. 1 Quarry), Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
20.0km (12.4 miles) Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
20.8km (12.9 miles) Ridgefield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
21.0km (13.1 miles) Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
22.5km (14.0 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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