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

Mineral Species
Species:Albite
Formula:Na(AlSi3O8)
Description
Habit:anhedral
Colour:white
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.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Schorl1 photo of Albite associated with Schorl at this locality.
Microcline1 photo of Albite associated with Microcline at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Albite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Albite 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 Albite
0.1km (0.1 miles) A Civilian Conservation Corps prospect (CCC prospect; Cook columbite prospect), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) B Nemo's Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
0.7km (0.4 miles) C Long Hill Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
0.7km (0.4 miles) D Hewitt Gem Quarry (Herb's Gem Quarry; Sawmill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
0.8km (0.5 miles) E Gulf Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.1km (0.7 miles) F Long Hill (Turkey Hill) prospects, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.1km (0.7 miles) G Beaver Meadow Road - State Route 9 Interchange, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.4km (0.9 miles) H Jail Hill Road locality (Jail Hill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.5km (1.0 miles) I Timms Hill (Tim's Hill; Iolite Hill), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) J Arnold Granite Quarry (General Brainerd Quarry; Great Hill Quarry; Hazelton Quarry; Haddam Quarry; Brookes Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) K Arnold Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.5km (1.6 miles) L Hill above the parsonage, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.8km (1.7 miles) M Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) N Connecticut Yankee atomic power plant, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) O Quarry Hill (Brainerd Quarries; Shailor Quarries), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) P Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.3km (2.7 miles) Q Forest Ridge Road, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) R Tidewater feldspar quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.8km (3.0 miles) S Feldspar quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.1km (3.1 miles) T Mt. Tom prospects, Moodus, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.1km (3.2 miles) U Haddam Volunteer Fire Station, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) V Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) W Unnamed magnetite occurrences, Higganum, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) X Unnamed amphibole-tourmaline-magnetite locality, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) Y Anderson No. 2 Mica Mine, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) Z Bailey prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.0 miles) 0 Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) 1 Enegren Mica Mine (Power Mica Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) 2 Hurd State Park quarries, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.0km (5.0 miles) 3 Worth and Selden Quarries (Victoria Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) 4 Eureka Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) 5 Chester, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.0km (5.6 miles) 6 Slocum prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.5km (5.9 miles) 7 Reeb Mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.7km (6.1 miles) 8 Dripps Road, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.9km (6.2 miles) 9 Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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