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

Classification
Species:Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Habit:massive
Colour:gray
Quality for species:Rock forming mineral/non-crystalline/little interest for collectors.(##)
Abundance at site:Extremely common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Williams, Horace S. (circa 1945): Article for New York Society of Mineralogists. Brainerd Public Library, Haddam, Connecticut.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Smoky Quartz 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 Smoky Quartz
0.7km (0.4 miles) A Hewitt Gem Quarry (Herb's Gem Quarry; Sawmill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.1km (0.7 miles) B Long Hill (Turkey Hill) prospects, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.1km (0.7 miles) C Beaver Meadow Road - State Route 9 Interchange, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.4km (0.9 miles) D Jail Hill Road locality (Jail Hill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.5km (1.0 miles) E Timms Hill (Tim's Hill; Iolite Hill), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) F Arnold Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.8km (1.7 miles) G Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) H Connecticut Yankee atomic power plant, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) I Quarry Hill (Brainerd Quarries; Shailor Quarries), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) J Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) K Forest Ridge Road, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.1km (3.1 miles) L Mt. Tom prospects, Moodus, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.1km (3.2 miles) M Haddam Volunteer Fire Station, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) N Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) O Unnamed magnetite occurrences, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) P Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.0km (5.0 miles) Q Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.7km (5.4 miles) R John Salak Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.7km (6.1 miles) S Dripps Road, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.3km (7.6 miles) T Vespa stone quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.4km (7.7 miles) U The Feldspar Corp. Quarry, White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.8km (8.0 miles) V White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, 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 State Forest Quarry No. 1 (State Forest #1 Quarry; Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) Z 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) 0 Schoonmaker Mine (Cramer Mine), Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries), Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
19.3km (12.0 miles) 1 Case Quarries, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
19.8km (12.3 miles) 2 Gotta-Wannerstrom Quarry, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
21.1km (13.1 miles) 3 Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) 4 Brack Gem prospect (Brack prospect), East Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.4km (13.3 miles) 5 Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
21.4km (13.3 miles) 6 Hollister prospects (Hollister Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
22.0km (13.7 miles) 7 Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
22.0km (13.7 miles) 8 Howe #4 Quarry and Eureka Quarries, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
22.6km (14.1 miles) 9 Chamberlain Lane, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
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