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

Classification
Species:'Tourmaline' (not an IMA apprroved species)
Comments:lustrous black crystals in gneiss and calcite; it also occurs in a brownish clay, and in massive form
Habit:elongated prisms, massive
Colour:black
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:(Januzzi, 1966, 1989) (Man¬chester, 1931) (Trainer, 1938) (Whitlock, 1903).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tourmaline data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Tourmaline
9.1km (5.7 miles) A Mahopac Mines (Hill Mine; German Flats Mine), Carmel, Putnam Co., New York, USA
16.7km (10.4 miles) B Canada Mine, Canada Mines Group, Town of Putnam Valley, Putnam Co., New York, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) C Casey Quarry (Ridgefield pegmatite), Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
19.6km (12.2 miles) D Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) E U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
23.6km (14.7 miles) F Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) G Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.6km (15.9 miles) H Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
25.7km (16.0 miles) I West Point, Orange Co., New York, USA
26.6km (16.6 miles) J Peekskill, Westchester Co., New York, USA
27.5km (17.1 miles) K Hobby Quarry (Buresch Quarry), North Castle, Westchester Co., New York, USA
27.8km (17.3 miles) L Captain Cook's Quarry (Purdy Station Quarry), Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
29.0km (18.0 miles) M Crugers Emery Mine, Montrose, Cortlandt Township, Westchester Co., New York, USA
32.1km (19.9 miles) N New England Mining Company Quarry (Roebling Mine; Hewitt's Mine), Upper Merryall, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
35.8km (22.2 miles) O Great Ring Farm, Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) P Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) Q 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
39.7km (24.7 miles) R Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
41.3km (25.7 miles) S Woodbury pegmatite quarry, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
47.3km (29.4 miles) T Piermont, Orangetown, Rockland Co., New York, USA
48.5km (30.2 miles) U Rye, Westchester Co., New York, USA
50.3km (31.3 miles) V Harrison, Westchester Co., New York, USA
53.9km (33.5 miles) W Blue Stone Quarry, Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
54.0km (33.5 miles) X Waterbury Road quarry, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
56.0km (34.8 miles) Y Sterling Mines group, Sterling Lake, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
56.0km (34.8 miles) Z Lake Mine, Sterling Lake, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
56.5km (35.1 miles) 0 Lambert Road serpentinite, Orange, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
57.9km (35.9 miles) 1 Yonkers, Westchester Co., New York, USA
60.6km (37.7 miles) 2 Eastchester, Westchester Co., New York, USA
61.9km (38.5 miles) 3 Warwick, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
62.3km (38.7 miles) 4 Rocky Hill, Orange Co., New York, USA
65.4km (40.6 miles) 5 Harlem Ship Canal, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
65.5km (40.7 miles) 6 Edenville, Town of Warwick, Orange Co., New York, USA
66.4km (41.2 miles) 7 Fort George (192nd Street & Audubon Avenue), Washington Heights, Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USA
69.1km (43.0 miles) 8 Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
72.8km (45.2 miles) 9 New York - Susquehanna & Western Railroad tunnel, Edgewater, Bergen Co., New Jersey, USA
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