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Quartz from
Overbrook, Hestonville, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA

Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Habit:Crystals up to 30 cm inn length
Colour:Limpid to Smoky
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Samuel S. Gordon (1922) Mineralogy of Pennsylvania.; pg. 234
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Rutile1 photo of Quartz associated with Rutile at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Overbrook, Hestonville, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
0.4km (0.2 miles) A Campbell's Quarry, Hestonville, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA
6.8km (4.2 miles) B Unnamed Kyanite occurrence, Darby (Darby Borough), Delaware Co., Pennsylvania, USA
10.4km (6.5 miles) C Bullock Quarry (Geo. Bullock Quarry; George Bullock Quarry), West Conshohocken, Upper Merion Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
10.9km (6.8 miles) D Media, Upper Providence Township, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania, USA
12.0km (7.5 miles) E Leiper's Lower Avondale Quarry (Morrow Quarry; Facenda Quarry), Woodlyn (Avondale), Swarthmore (Borough of Swarthmore), Delaware Co., Pennsylvania, USA
13.7km (8.5 miles) F Leiper's Upper Avondale Quarry, Wallingford, Ridley Township, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania, USA
14.6km (9.1 miles) G Sycamore Mill (Bishop's Mill), Sycamore Mills, Upper Providence Township, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania, USA
14.9km (9.3 miles) H Feldspar Quarry, Mineral Hill, Elwyn, Middletown Township, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania, USA
15.3km (9.5 miles) I Limestone quarry, Bridgeport, Upper Merion Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
15.6km (9.7 miles) J Hitner's Marble Quarry (Hitner's Quarry), Whitemarsh Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
15.8km (9.8 miles) K Castle Rock, Edgemont Township, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania, USA
15.9km (9.9 miles) L Bridgeport, Upper Merion Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
22.4km (13.9 miles) M Greyhorse Road, Willow Grove, Upper Moreland Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
22.7km (14.1 miles) N Ecton Mine, Perkiomen Mines, Audubon, Lower Providence Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
22.9km (14.3 miles) O Whim shaft, Perkiomen Mines, Audubon, Lower Providence Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
23.0km (14.3 miles) P Oreland, Springfield Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
23.0km (14.3 miles) Q Perkiomen Copper Mine, Perkiomen Mines, Audubon, Lower Providence Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
23.3km (14.5 miles) R Boothwyn, Upper Chichester Township, Delaware Co., Pennsylvania, USA
25.1km (15.6 miles) S Mill Lane Farms (Great Valley Corporate Center), Valley Store, East Whiteland Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) T Brinton's Quarry, West Chester, Westtown Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
26.3km (16.3 miles) U Wheatley Mines, Phoenixville mining district, Schuylkill Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
26.3km (16.4 miles) V Brookdale Mine, Phoenixville mining district, Schuylkill Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
26.3km (16.4 miles) W Phoenix Mine, Phoenixville mining district, Schuylkill Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
26.4km (16.4 miles) X Chester County Mine, Phoenixville mining district, Schuylkill Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
26.6km (16.5 miles) Y Southwest Chester County Mine (New Chester County Mine), Phoenixville mining district, Schuylkill Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
27.7km (17.2 miles) Z Charleston Mine, Phoenixville mining district, Schuylkill Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
28.8km (17.9 miles) 0 Phoenixville tunnel (Conrail tunnel; Black Rock tunnel), Phoenixville, Schuylkill Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
29.3km (18.2 miles) 1 Collegeville, Upper Providence Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
31.5km (19.5 miles) 2 Eureka Stone Quarry, Eureka, Bucks Co., Pennsylvania, USA
31.7km (19.7 miles) 3 Woodlawn Quarry, Wilmington, New Castle Co., Delaware, USA
31.9km (19.8 miles) 4 Camden Co., New Jersey, USA
32.8km (20.4 miles) 5 Petrillo Quarry (Shellpot Quarry), Wilmington, New Castle Co., Delaware, USA
33.3km (20.7 miles) 6 Benjamin Franklin Mine, Chester Springs, West Pikeland Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
34.4km (21.4 miles) 7 Pocopson, Pocopson Township, Chester Co., Pennsylvania, USA
35.1km (21.8 miles) 8 Brandywine Quarry (Hubbard Quarry), Wilmington, New Castle Co., Delaware, USA
35.5km (22.0 miles) 9 Harleysville Materials Quarry (M&M Stone), Lower Salford Township, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA
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