East Hampton, Connecticut
The Pegmatite Quarries are near East Hampton, Connecticut. Historically the area has been part of the East Hampton Mining District. The Pegmatite Quarries 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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Other deposits in the same region.
Unnamed Nickel Mine
Governor Winthrops Mine
Chatham Great Hill Mine
Chatham Great Hill Cobalt Nickel Arsenopyrite Mine
Hale-Walker Beryllium Prospect And Feldspar Mine
White Rock Pegmatite Quarry Feldspar Mine
Western Quarry Feldspar Mine
Middletown Lead-Silver Mine
East Selden Mica-beryl-feldspar Feldspar Mine
Chatham Cobalt Mine
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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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