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

Classification
Species:Albite
Comments:Albite is a component of the gneiss wall rock which is abundant at the mine and is also found in massive form and cleavages. Crystals are small and rare
Colour:white to cream
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:The Minerals of New York City & Its Environs, New York Mineralogical Club Bull. Vol. 3, No. 1, Manchester, J.G. (1931): 94.
(Januzzi, 1966) (Manchester, 1931) (Trainer, 1938) (Whitlock, 1903).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Albite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Albite
4.6km (2.9 miles) A Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) B Clover Hill Mine, Croton Falls, Somers Township, Westchester Co., New York, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) C North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) D Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) E Danburite type locality, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.7km (10.4 miles) F Denny Magnetite Mine (Denny Mine), Putnam Valley Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
17.4km (10.8 miles) G Titicus Mica Quarry, Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) H Casey Quarry (Ridgefield pegmatite), Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
20.5km (12.8 miles) I West Redding grossular locality, Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) J U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) K Shaft 7, Delaware Aqueduct, Fishkill Township, Dutchess Co., New York, USA
23.6km (14.7 miles) L Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
23.6km (14.7 miles) M Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) N Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
24.2km (15.0 miles) O Sky Ridge railroad cut, Hawleyville, Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.3km (15.7 miles) P Redding Glen (Redding Ridge), Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.5km (15.8 miles) Q Ilmenite locality, Bridgewater, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.8km (16.0 miles) R Grace Feldspar Mine, Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) S Biermann Quarries (Bethel quarries) and tourmaline ledge, Bethel, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
26.1km (16.2 miles) T State Route 57 zeolite occurrence (Georgetown locality; Connerie's store), Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) U Captain Cook's Quarry (Purdy Station Quarry), Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
28.0km (17.4 miles) V Schorl locality, Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
29.0km (18.0 miles) W Crugers Emery Mine, Montrose, Cortlandt Township, Westchester Co., New York, USA
29.4km (18.3 miles) X Philips Mine (Philips Pyrite Mine; Anthony's Nose Pyrrhotite Mine), Anthony's Nose, Philipstown Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
29.4km (18.3 miles) Y Anthony's Nose, Peekskill, Westchester Co., New York, USA
29.9km (18.6 miles) Z Interstate 84 road cuts (Route 6A bypass), Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
30.0km (18.6 miles) 0 Forest of Dean Mine, Fort Montgomery, Town of Highlands, Orange Co., New York, USA
31.1km (19.4 miles) 1 Rockside Quarry (Mine Hill Quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
32.1km (19.9 miles) 2 New England Mining Company Quarry (Roebling Mine; Hewitt's Mine), Upper Merryall, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
34.3km (21.3 miles) 3 New England Materials quarry, Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
36.1km (22.4 miles) 4 Weston meteorite (incl Easton; Trumbull; Fairfield), Weston, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) 5 Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) 6 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
38.6km (24.0 miles) 7 Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
39.2km (24.4 miles) 8 East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
39.3km (24.4 miles) 9 Nonnewaug River Industrial Park, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
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