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Malachite from
Stevenson Mine (Burke's Copper Mine), Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Formation:Secondary, Post-mining/Anthropogenic
Comments:Post-mine crust formed on rocks and on chalcopyrite grains in rocks in the dump.
Habit:crusts
Colour:green
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Harold Moritz collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Stevenson Mine (Burke's Copper Mine), Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Malachite
6.1km (3.8 miles) Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) New England Materials quarry, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
12.8km (7.9 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
12.8km (8.0 miles) Old Mine Park (Old Tungsten Mine), Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) Lord Chamberlain Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (7003 Main Street; 7003 State Route 110), Stratford, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
20.1km (12.5 miles) Lambert Road serpentinite, Orange, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
20.7km (12.8 miles) Woodbury pegmatite quarry, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
21.0km (13.1 miles) Mill Rock, Hamden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
21.4km (13.3 miles) York Hill, Hamden, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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