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Selenite from
O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula:CaSO4 · 2H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Jack Pawlowski specimen
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Selenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Selenite
18.9km (11.8 miles) Agstone Company Limestone Quarry, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) Interstate 84 road cuts, Brewster, Southeast Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
40.6km (25.3 miles) Reed's Gap Quarry (New Haven Trap Rock quarry; Tilcon Durham quarry), Durham, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
54.0km (33.6 miles) Conklin Limestone Company quarry (Falls Village Quarry), Falls Village, Canaan, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
61.5km (38.2 miles) Roncari Quarry (Tilcon Quarry), East Granby, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
67.1km (41.7 miles) Philips Mine (Philips Pyrite Mine; Anthony's Nose Pyrrhotite Mine), Anthony's Nose, Philipstown Township, Putnam Co., New York, USA
94.9km (59.0 miles) Kerhonkson, Rochester, Ulster Co., New York, USA
96.4km (59.9 miles) Richmond, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
 
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