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Mn-bearing Fluorapatite from
Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Fluorapatite var: Mn-bearing Fluorapatite
Formula:(Ca,Mn2+)5(PO4)3(F,Cl,OH) or Ca5([P,Mn5+]O4)3(F,Cl,OH)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Martins da Pedra collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Microcline1 photo of Mn-bearing Fluorapatite associated with Microcline at this locality.
Muscovite1 photo of Mn-bearing Fluorapatite associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Mn-bearing Fluorapatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford County, Maine, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Mn-bearing Fluorapatite
9.4km (5.8 miles) Mount Rubellite Quarries, Hebron, Oxford County, Maine, USA
14.4km (9.0 miles) Ragged Ass Jack Mountain locality (Ragged Jack Mountain locality), Hartford, Oxford County, Maine, USA
29.0km (18.0 miles) Songo Pond Quarry (Kimball Ledge Quarry), Albany, Oxford County, Maine, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) Nevel Quarry (Twin tunnels; United Feldspar Quarry), Newry, Oxford County, Maine, USA
42.6km (26.5 miles) Lord Hill Quarry (Lord Hill Mine), Stoneham, Oxford County, Maine, USA
83.4km (51.8 miles) Ham and Weeks Mine (Weeks Feldspar Quarry; Ham-Weeks pegmatite), Wakefield, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA
 
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