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

Classification
Species:Pyrite
Comments:Cubes have been found up to .5 cm; also in veins and as coatings
Octahedral crystals (micro) have been found.
Habit:cubic, octahedral
Colour:brassy
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:(Bridenbaugh, 1873) (Dana, 1874) (Januzzi, 1966, 1989) (Manchester, 1931) (Trainer, 1938) (Whitlock, 1903) (Nightingale 2001)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite3 photos of Pyrite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Laumontite3 photos of Pyrite associated with Laumontite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrite
3.0km (1.9 miles) A Carmel, Putnam Co., New York, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) B Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
7.3km (4.6 miles) C Putnam County Mining Corp. Mine (Old Arsenopyrite Mine), Pine Pond, Kent, Putnam Co., New York, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) D Mc Collum Mine (Croton Magnetic Iron-ore Mines), Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
7.8km (4.9 miles) E Theall Mine (Croton Magnetic Iron-ore Mines), Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
9.1km (5.7 miles) F Mahopac Mines (Hill Mine; German Flats Mine), Carmel, Putnam Co., New York, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) G Clover Hill Mine, Croton Falls, Somers Township, Westchester Co., New York, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) H Tuckahoe and Patterson Marble Company Quarry, Patterson, Putnam Co., New York, USA
13.2km (8.2 miles) I Western Connecticut State College, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) J North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) K Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.7km (10.4 miles) L Denny Magnetite Mine (Denny Mine), Putnam Valley Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
19.8km (12.3 miles) M Agstone Company Limestone Quarry, Danbury, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
20.8km (12.9 miles) N Phillips ore bed, Town of Putnam Valley, Putnam Co., New York, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) O U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) P Shaft 7, Delaware Aqueduct, Fishkill Township, Dutchess Co., New York, USA
23.6km (14.7 miles) Q Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
23.6km (14.7 miles) R Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
23.8km (14.8 miles) S Todd Mine, Peekskill, Westchester Co., New York, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) T Consolidated Feldspar Mining Corporation's plant (Baylis prospect (property) & Speranza prospect (property)), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) U Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.6km (15.9 miles) V Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) W Biermann Quarries (Bethel quarries) and tourmaline ledge, Bethel, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) X Mount Taurus quarry (Mt Taurus quarry; Bull Hill quarry; Verplanck quarry), Cold Spring, Town of Philipstown, Putnam Co., New York, USA
26.4km (16.4 miles) Y Advance Stone Quarry, Boardman's Bridge, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
27.5km (17.1 miles) Z Hobby Quarry (Buresch Quarry), North Castle, Westchester Co., New York, USA
27.5km (17.1 miles) 0 Wilton Silver Mine, Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
29.4km (18.3 miles) 1 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) 2 Anthony's Nose, Peekskill, Westchester Co., New York, USA
29.9km (18.6 miles) 3 Interstate 84 road cuts (Route 6A bypass), Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
30.4km (18.9 miles) 4 Roxbury Granite Quarry (upper quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
30.6km (19.0 miles) 5 Green's Farm locality (Roxbury garnet mine; Roxbury Falls garnet mine; Garnet Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
30.8km (19.2 miles) 6 Roxbury Iron Mine (Shepaug Iron Company Mine; Shepaug Spathic Iron and Steel Company Mine), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
30.9km (19.2 miles) 7 Sandy Hook gold mine (Blackwell's mine), Sandy Hook, Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
31.1km (19.4 miles) 8 Rockside Quarry (Mine Hill Quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
31.5km (19.6 miles) 9 Tower Mine, Fort Montgomery, Town of Highlands, Orange Co., New York, USA
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