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Chalcopyrite from
Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Chalcopyrite
Formula:CuFeS2
Comments:found in a "loose mass" (boulder) according to Shepard (1837).
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Shepard, Charles U. (1837), A Report on the Geological Survey of Connecticut. Hamlen, New Haven.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcopyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Localities for Chalcopyrite in this Region
Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcopyrite
4.7km (2.9 miles) Nonnewaug River Industrial Park, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
5.1km (3.2 miles) Curtis Quarry (Southford Quarry; Southford pegmatite; Southbury rose quartz quarry; Bridgeport Woodfinishing Co. Quarry; Hulls Hill), Southford, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
6.8km (4.2 miles) O & G Woodbury Quarry (Orenaug Quarry; O & G No. 1 Quarry), Orenaug Hills, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
7.7km (4.8 miles) Green's Farm locality (Roxbury garnet mine; Roxbury Falls garnet mine; Garnet Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
10.7km (6.6 miles) Stevenson Mine (Burke's Copper Mine), Oxford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
10.7km (6.6 miles) Woodbury pegmatite quarry, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
13.3km (8.3 miles) East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
13.5km (8.4 miles) Sky Ridge railroad cut, Hawleyville, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) Roxbury Iron Mine (Shepaug Iron Company Mine; Shepaug Spathic Iron and Steel Company Mine), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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