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Pollucite from
Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Pollucite
Formula:(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1, King, V. (ed.), 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 2.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Lepidolite3 photos of Pollucite associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pollucite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bennett Quarry, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Pollucite
3.4km (2.1 miles) A Westinghouse Quarry (Dudley Ledge Quarry; Irish Quarry; Lewis Quarry), Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
3.8km (2.3 miles) B GE-SE Mine, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) C Mount Mica Quarry (Mount Mica Mine), Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) D Mount Marie Quarries, Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) E Mount Rubellite Quarries, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) F Cobble Hill Quarry (George Howe prospect), West Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
15.9km (9.9 miles) G B.B. No. 7 Quarry, Norway, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) H Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) I Emmons Quarry (Uncle Tom Mountain Quarry), Uncle Tom Mountain, Greenwood, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
25.2km (15.7 miles) J Maine Feldspar Quarry, East Mount Apatite District, Auburn, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
26.6km (16.6 miles) K Berry-Havey Quarry (Havey Quarry; Berry Quarry), Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) L Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.6km (22.7 miles) M Crooker Gem Pegmatite Quarries (includes former Crooker Quarry; Blue Pit; Plumbago Prospects; Grand Canyon prospect; Martin Prospect; Big Blue Prospect; Vandelight Ledge Prospect; Stanley Prospect; several unnamed prospects), Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
36.9km (22.9 miles) N Black Mountain Quarry (Black Mountain pegmatite), Rumford, Oxford Co., Maine, USA
226.8km (141.0 miles) O Long Hill, Leominster, Worcester Co., Massachusetts, USA
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