Hurd Park Quarry Feldspar Mine
The Hurd Park Quarry Feldspar Mine is near Higganum, Connecticut. Historically the site has been part of the East Hampton Mining District. The Hurd Park Quarry Feldspar Mine was closed at the time of data entry with no known plans to re-open. The New England Upland Section of the Appalachian Highlands characterize the geomorphology of the surrounding area.
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1 World-class significance is determined by total endowment of the contained commodity. This includes all past production and remaining reserves. Each commodity is considered separately and commodities cannot be combined to arrive at a significant size. The tonnage thresholds are from the mine model grade-tonnage studies. As of June 2008, many entries were classified as significant under less strict rules.
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