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

Classification
Species:Molybdenite
Comments:Recovered as small foliated and granular masses; crystals rare
Habit:foliated, granular
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:(Bridenbaugh, 1873) (Dana, 1874) (Januzzi, 1966, 1989) (Manchester, 1931) (Trainer, 1938) (Whitlock, 1903).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Molybdenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Molybdenite
4.6km (2.9 miles) A Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) B North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.3km (13.3 miles) C Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) D U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) E Shaft 7, Delaware Aqueduct, Fishkill Township, Dutchess Co., New York, USA
25.4km (15.8 miles) F Constitution Island, Hudson River, Town of Philipstown, Putnam Co., New York, USA
25.7km (16.0 miles) G West Point, Orange Co., New York, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) H Mount Taurus quarry (Mt Taurus quarry; Bull Hill quarry; Verplanck quarry), Cold Spring, Town of Philipstown, Putnam Co., New York, USA
26.6km (16.6 miles) I Peekskill, Westchester Co., New York, USA
29.4km (18.3 miles) J Anthony's Nose, Peekskill, Westchester Co., New York, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) K Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
39.7km (24.7 miles) L Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
42.2km (26.2 miles) M Greenwood mine (Patterson mine), Town of Tuxedo, Orange Co., New York, USA
43.4km (27.0 miles) N Greenwich, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
46.9km (29.2 miles) O O'Neil Mine (Nail Mine), Lake Mombasha, Town of Monroe, Orange Co., New York, USA
50.3km (31.3 miles) P Lake Street Quarry, Harrison, Westchester Co., New York, USA
61.9km (38.5 miles) Q Warwick, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
68.4km (42.5 miles) R Interstate 95 and George Washington Bridge Lower Level roadcut, Fort Lee, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
69.1km (43.0 miles) S Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
70.6km (43.8 miles) T Atlas Quarry (Empire Quarry), Pine Island, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
78.7km (48.9 miles) U McAfee Quarry, McAfee, Vernon Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
81.6km (50.7 miles) V Laurel Hill (Snake Hill; Penitentiary Quarry), Secaucus, Hudson Co., New Jersey, USA
82.4km (51.2 miles) W Eastern Concrete Materials Inc. Quarry (Raia Quarry; Cofrancisco Quarry; Hamburg Quarry), Hamburg, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
85.2km (53.0 miles) X Buckwheat pit (Southwest opening; Buckwheat Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
86.2km (53.6 miles) Y Gooseberry Mine, Balls Hill Iron Mines, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
86.6km (53.8 miles) Z Edison Mine, Sparta Township, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
88.0km (54.7 miles) 0 Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
89.6km (55.7 miles) 1 Unnamed SE quarry (molybdenite locality), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
89.9km (55.8 miles) 2 Great Barrington, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
90.2km (56.1 miles) 3 Carr Brook Waterfall, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
90.2km (56.1 miles) 4 Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
90.6km (56.3 miles) 5 Andrews Quarry (old Hale Quarry; Grandfather Andrews Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
90.7km (56.4 miles) 6 Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
90.8km (56.4 miles) 7 Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
91.1km (56.6 miles) 8 Gas pipeline excavation, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
91.3km (56.7 miles) 9 Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
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