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Annite from
Civilian Conservation Corps Quarry (CCC Quarry; Smith Quarry; Turkey Hill quarry lot), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Annite
Formula:KFe2+3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description
Comments:Formerly known as biotite. Williams (circa 1945) notes "large masses".
Colour:black
Quality for species:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Williams, Horace S. (circa 1945): Article for New York Society of Mineralogists. Brainerd Public Library, Haddam, Connecticut; P. Cristofono collection, 2009.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz1 photo of Annite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Microcline1 photo of Annite associated with Microcline at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Annite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Civilian Conservation Corps Quarry (CCC Quarry; Smith Quarry; Turkey Hill quarry lot), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Annite
0.6km (0.4 miles) A Nemo's Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
0.7km (0.4 miles) B Long Hill Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
0.7km (0.4 miles) C Hewitt Gem Quarry (Herb's Gem Quarry; Sawmill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
0.8km (0.5 miles) D Gulf Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) E Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) F Forest Ridge Road, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.8km (3.0 miles) G Feldspar quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.1km (3.2 miles) H Haddam Volunteer Fire Station, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) I Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) J Unnamed magnetite occurrences, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) K Anderson No. 2 Mica Mine, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) L Hurd State Park quarries, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) M Eureka Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) N Chester, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.0km (5.6 miles) O Slocum prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.7km (6.1 miles) P Dripps Road, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.9km (6.2 miles) Q Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.5km (7.1 miles) R Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.8km (8.0 miles) S White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.1km (8.1 miles) T Great Hill Pond Brook pegmatite, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.3km (8.2 miles) U State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.3km (8.3 miles) V Bishop Hill Schorl Locality, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.3km (8.3 miles) W Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.2km (9.5 miles) X Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.4km (9.6 miles) Y Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.4km (9.6 miles) Z State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) 0 Strickland Quarry (Eureka Quarry), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.3km (10.1 miles) 1 Schoonmaker Mine (Cramer Mine), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.7km (10.4 miles) 2 Pelton's Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
19.1km (11.9 miles) 3 Gotta-Walden Prospect, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
19.1km (11.9 miles) 4 Walden Gem Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
19.3km (12.0 miles) 5 Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
20.2km (12.6 miles) 6 Hale Quarry (Andrews Quarry; Glastonbury Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
20.5km (12.7 miles) 7 Andrews Quarry (old Hale Quarry; Grandfather Andrews Quarry), Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
21.4km (13.3 miles) 8 Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.8km (13.6 miles) 9 Gas pipeline excavation, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
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