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Goethite from
West Roxbury Crushed Stone Quarry (West Roxbury Trap Rock Co. Quarry; Grove St. Quarry), West Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Goethite
Formula:α-Fe3+O(OH)
Comments:Occurs as pseudomorphs after pyrite crystals.
Colour:black
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:P. Cristofono collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Goethite data
Locality Data:Click here to view West Roxbury Crushed Stone Quarry (West Roxbury Trap Rock Co. Quarry; Grove St. Quarry), West Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Goethite
13.2km (8.2 miles) Quincy, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
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26.5km (16.5 miles) Aggregate Industries Quarry (Bayer-Mingolla Quarry; Trimount Quarry), Ashland, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
28.6km (17.8 miles) Lorusso Wrentham Quarry, Wrentham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
31.2km (19.4 miles) Aggregate Industries Quarry (Wrentham Quarry; Simeone Quarry), Wrentham, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts, USA
32.3km (20.1 miles) Marlborough Junction locality, Marlborough, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
36.2km (22.5 miles) Grants Mills, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
37.1km (23.1 miles) Interstate 290/Interstate 495 interchange road cuts, Marlborough, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
37.3km (23.2 miles) Diamond Hill, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
38.2km (23.7 miles) Aggregate Industries Quarry, Taunton, Bristol Co., Massachusetts, USA
 
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