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Almandine from
Consolidated Feldspar Mining Corporation's plant (Baylis prospect (property) & Speranza prospect (property)), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA

Classification
Species:Almandine
Formula:Fe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Comments:Crystals to 3 inches ( 7.6 cm)diameter. Baylis property. Occurs in pegmatite embedded in white quartz and in feldspar.
Habit:Trapezohedron & trapezohedron truncated by dodecahedron.
Colour:Black (surfaces).
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): 39 & 45-46.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Almandine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Consolidated Feldspar Mining Corporation's plant (Baylis prospect (property) & Speranza prospect (property)), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Almandine
0.7km (0.4 miles) Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
0.7km (0.4 miles) Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
1.5km (0.9 miles) Kinkel Quarry, Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
18.8km (11.7 miles) Stamford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
19.2km (11.9 miles) Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
20.6km (12.8 miles) Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
21.8km (13.6 miles) Garnet locality, Weston, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
23.8km (14.8 miles) Redding Glen (Redding Ridge), Redding (Reading), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) Tilly Foster Iron Mine, Brewster, Town of Southeast, Putnam Co., New York, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) Curtis prospect, Redding Glen (Redding Ridge), Redding (Reading), Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
 
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