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Schorl from
Burgundy Hill Quarry, Tolland, Tolland Co., Connecticut, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Schorl
Formula:Na(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Comments:crude crystals and fan-shaped aggregates to several cm hidden in black annite schist.
Habit:elongated prismatic to acicular
Colour:black
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Harold Moritz collectin
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Schorl data
Locality Data:Click here to view Burgundy Hill Quarry, Tolland, Tolland Co., Connecticut, USA
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Nearest other occurrences of Schorl
20.8km (13.0 miles) Blumenthal prospect, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
24.2km (15.0 miles) Spinelli prospect (Spinelli quarry), Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
28.5km (17.7 miles) Chamberlain Lane, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
29.8km (18.5 miles) Hollister prospects (Hollister Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
29.8km (18.5 miles) Husband Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
30.1km (18.7 miles) Howe #4 Quarry and Eureka Quarries, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
30.1km (18.7 miles) Unnamed prospects, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
30.1km (18.7 miles) Griswold Quarry, South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
30.4km (18.9 miles) Simpson Quarry (Wiarda Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
30.5km (19.0 miles) Howe Quarry (Howe #1 Quarry; Huspband Quarry), South Glastonbury, Glastonbury, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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