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

Classification
Species:Wollastonite
Formula:CaSiO3
Comments:Included in a list of minerals without details, but plausible for the geology.
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 Wollastonite 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 Wollastonite
3.7km (2.3 miles) Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
59.3km (36.9 miles) Redwing Quarry, Falls Village, Canaan, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
68.7km (42.7 miles) Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
77.8km (48.3 miles) State Route 2 roadcut, Marlborough, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
79.6km (49.5 miles) Fort George (192nd Street & Audubon Avenue), Washington Heights, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
87.6km (54.5 miles) Mount Adam, Pine Island, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
90.8km (56.4 miles) Amity, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
 
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