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Sphalerite from
Sandy Hook gold mine (Blackwell's mine), Sandy Hook, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References: Ryerson, Kathleen H. (1976): Rock Hound’s Guide to Connecticut. Pequot Press.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sandy Hook gold mine (Blackwell's mine), Sandy Hook, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
9.8km (6.1 miles) U. S. Route 7 Expressway (Danbury line to Iron Works District), Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
10.3km (6.4 miles) Stevenson Mine (Burke's Copper Mine), Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
10.7km (6.6 miles) O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
11.9km (7.4 miles) Lane's Mine (Lane's Lead and Silver Mine; Elm Street), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
12.2km (7.6 miles) Old lead mine, Brookfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
13.1km (8.1 miles) Booth's Mine (Booth's Bismuth Mine; Booth-Hurd's Bismuth Mine), Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
14.8km (9.2 miles) North Street mall, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
16.1km (10.0 miles) Old Mine Plaza construction site, Long Hill, Trumbull, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
16.1km (10.0 miles) Roxbury Iron Mine (Shepaug Iron Company Mine; Shepaug Spathic Iron and Steel Company Mine), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
16.3km (10.1 miles) Rockside Quarry (Mine Hill Quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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