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Anorthite from
Iron Mine Hill quarry, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Anorthite
Formula:Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Quality for species:Rock forming mineral/non-crystalline/little interest for collectors.(##)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:No reference listed
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Anorthite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Iron Mine Hill quarry, Cumberland, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Anorthite
36.4km (22.6 miles) Coventry, Kent Co., Rhode Island, USA
50.9km (31.6 miles) Porter Square, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
51.7km (32.1 miles) Somerville, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA
64.5km (40.1 miles) Nahant, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
69.2km (43.0 miles) Becker Quarry (Becker's Quarry), West Willington, Willington, Tolland Co., Connecticut, USA
70.6km (43.8 miles) Ware, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
73.4km (45.6 miles) Salem, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
91.0km (56.6 miles) Pelham asbestos mine, Pelham, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA
94.3km (58.6 miles) Gloucester, Essex Co., Massachusetts, USA
97.5km (60.6 miles) Linkpot cut, Airline Railroad, East Hampton (Chatham), Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
 
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