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Schorl from
Civilian Conservation Corps prospect (CCC prospect; Cook columbite prospect), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Schorl
Comments:Mostly small crystals, not common.
Habit:prismatic
Colour:black
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Harold Moritz collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Schorl data
Locality Data:Click here to view Civilian Conservation Corps prospect (CCC prospect; Cook columbite prospect), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Schorl
0.1km (0.1 miles) A Civilian Conservation Corps Quarry (CCC Quarry; Smith Quarry; Turkey Hill quarry lot), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) B Hewitt Gem Quarry (Herb's Gem Quarry; Sawmill Quarry), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
0.9km (0.5 miles) C Gulf Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) D Long-lot Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) E Long Hill (Turkey Hill) prospects, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.1km (0.7 miles) F Beaver Meadow Road - State Route 9 Interchange, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) G Timms Hill (Tim's Hill; Iolite Hill), Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
1.7km (1.0 miles) H Almandine schorl and sillimanite locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) I Hill above the parsonage, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
2.8km (1.8 miles) J Chrysoberyl locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.0km (1.9 miles) K Connecticut Yankee atomic power plant, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.2km (2.0 miles) L Tourmaline locality, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.6km (2.2 miles) M Quarry Hill (Brainerd Quarries; Shailor Quarries), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
3.9km (2.4 miles) N Gillette Quarry (J-J Mine; Haddam Neck Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
4.8km (3.0 miles) O Feldspar quarry, Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.1km (3.2 miles) P Mt. Tom prospects, Moodus, East Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) Q Rock Landing Quarry (Capt. Rohrback Quarry), Haddam Neck, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.5km (4.1 miles) R Anderson No. 2 Mica Mine, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) S Anderson No. 1 Mica Mine (Swanson Mine; Swanson Lithia Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.0km (4.3 miles) T Enegren Mica Mine (Power Mica Mine), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
7.5km (4.6 miles) U Hurd State Park quarries, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) V Eureka Quarry, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.1km (5.6 miles) W Slocum prospect, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
9.5km (5.9 miles) X Reeb Mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.0km (6.2 miles) Y Markham mica Quarry, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
10.2km (6.4 miles) Z Unnamed stone quarries, Hog Hill, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
11.5km (7.2 miles) 0 Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.4km (7.7 miles) 1 The Feldspar Corp. Quarry, White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
12.9km (8.0 miles) 2 White Rocks Quarry (Consolidated Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.1km (8.2 miles) 3 Great Hill Pond Brook pegmatite, Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.3km (8.3 miles) 4 State Forest Quarry #2 (State Forest No. 2 Mica Mine), Cobalt, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.4km (8.3 miles) 5 Riverside Quarry (Western Quarry), White Rock District (White Rocks District), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
13.4km (8.3 miles) 6 Bishop Hill Schorl Locality, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
14.1km (8.8 miles) 7 Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.3km (9.5 miles) 8 Nathan Hall Quarry (Clark Hill Quarry), East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
15.5km (9.6 miles) 9 Hale-Walker prospects, Collins Hill, Portland, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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