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Actinolite from
Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA

Classification
Species:Actinolite
Comments:Found in bladed and needle-like habits, embedded crystals and massive coarse crystalline aggregates
Habit:bladed, acicular, curved aggregates, fibrous
Colour:dark green
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:The Minerals of New York City & Its Environs, New York Mineralogical Club Bull. Vol. 3, No. 1, Manchester, J.G. (1931): 94.
(Breidenbaugh, 1873) (Januzzi, 1966) (Manchester, 1931) (Trainer, 1938) (Whitlock, 1903) (Nightingale 2001)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Magnetite2 photos of Actinolite associated with Magnetite at this locality.
Lizardite1 photo of Actinolite associated with Lizardite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Actinolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Actinolite
9.1km (5.7 miles) A Mahopac Mines (Hill Mine; German Flats Mine), Carmel, Putnam Co., New York, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) B North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
19.6km (12.2 miles) C Croft Mine, Oscawana Corners, Town of Putnam Valley, Putnam Co., New York, USA
19.6km (12.2 miles) D Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
20.8km (12.9 miles) E Phillips ore bed, Town of Putnam Valley, Putnam Co., New York, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) F U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) G Shaft 7, Delaware Aqueduct, Fishkill Township, Dutchess Co., New York, USA
23.8km (14.8 miles) H Todd Mine, Peekskill, Westchester Co., New York, USA
25.6km (15.9 miles) I Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.7km (16.0 miles) J West Point, Orange Co., New York, USA
29.4km (18.3 miles) K Philips Mine (Philips Pyrite Mine; Anthony's Nose Pyrrhotite Mine), Anthony's Nose, Philipstown Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
32.2km (20.0 miles) L Verplanck Point, Verplanck, Cortlandt Township, Westchester Co., New York, USA
34.3km (21.3 miles) M New England Materials quarry, Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
36.7km (22.8 miles) N Lane's Mine (Lane's Lead and Silver Mine; Elm Street), Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) O Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) P Old Mine Park (Lane’s Mine of Trumbull; Lane's New Stratford mine; Hubbard Mine; Long Hill Mine; Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.3km (23.8 miles) Q Twin Lakes, Woodbury, Orange Co., New York, USA
38.3km (23.8 miles) R Stony Point (Woodbury), Rockland Co., New York, USA
46.9km (29.2 miles) S O'Neil Mine (Nail Mine), Lake Mombasha, Town of Monroe, Orange Co., New York, USA
54.4km (33.8 miles) T Reynolds Bridge, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
57.2km (35.6 miles) U New Rochelle, Westchester Co., New York, USA
57.6km (35.8 miles) V Thomaston Dam railroad cut, Thomaston Dam, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
58.4km (36.3 miles) W State Route 8 and State Route 118 interchange, Harwinton, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
61.6km (38.3 miles) X York Hill, Hamden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
61.8km (38.4 miles) Y Standish Mine (Warwick Mine; Warwick Uranium Mine), Warwick Mountain, Warwick, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
61.9km (38.5 miles) Z Warwick, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
64.1km (39.8 miles) 0 Mountain Top Trucking quarry, Torrington, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
65.5km (40.7 miles) 1 Edenville, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
66.4km (41.2 miles) 2 Fort George (192nd Street & Audubon Avenue), Washington Heights, Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
67.6km (42.0 miles) 3 Serpentinite, Norfolk, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
68.4km (42.5 miles) 4 Interstate 95 and George Washington Bridge Lower Level roadcut, Fort Lee, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
68.8km (42.7 miles) 5 Prospect Park Quarry (Sowerbutt Quarry; Vandermade Quarry; Warren Brothers Quarry), Prospect Park, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USA
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77.5km (48.1 miles) 7 10th Avenue between 50th Street & 63rd Street, Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
77.5km (48.2 miles) 8 Canton, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
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