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

Classification
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Robinson, Samuel. (1825), A Catalogue of American Minerals, With Their Localities; Including All Which Are Known to Exist in the United States and British Provinces, And Having the Towns, Counties, and Districts in Each State and Province Arranged Alphabetically. With an Appendix, Containing Additional Localities and a Tabular View. Cummings, Hilliard, & Co., Boston.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Prehnite3 photos of Pyrite associated with Prehnite at this locality.
Amethyst3 photos of Pyrite associated with Amethyst at this locality.
Heulandite subgroup2 photos of Pyrite associated with Heulandite subgroup at this locality.
Apophyllite1 photo of Pyrite associated with Apophyllite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Localities for Pyrite in this Region
Flood Bridge Road road cut, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
Unnamed Pyrite deposit, South Britain, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
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 Pyrite
3.4km (2.1 miles) O & G Southbury Quarry (Silliman Quarry; O & G No. 2 Quarry), Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
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
7.9km (4.9 miles) Sandy Hook gold mine (Blackwell's mine), Sandy Hook, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
9.6km (5.9 miles) Interstate 84 road cuts (Route 6A bypass), Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
13.5km (8.4 miles) Sky Ridge railroad cut, Hawleyville, Newtown, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
13.6km (8.4 miles) Roxbury Granite Quarry (upper quarry), Mine Hill (Ore Hill), Roxbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) Barrett Brothers Quarry (D and J Quarry), Beacon Falls, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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