Greenwood Mine (Patterson Mine)


Path to the site

USA / New York / Orange Co. / Woodbury Township / Greenwood Mine

Jour­ney De­scrip­tion

5 Meilen N der alten Greenwood Schmelze. SO von Arden in Tuxedo.

Kind of Ex­po­sure



Magnetit. Matrix: Hornblende-Gneis.

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⚒ Greenwood, Woodbury Township, Orange Co., New York, US
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Minerals (Count: 14)

Mineral images (1 Images total)

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Kalium-Fluor-Hastingsit; USA/New York/Orange Co./Woodbury Township/Greenwood Mine; 3 x 1,5 x 1,2 mm Größe; Bildausschnitt: ca. 3mm

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Contribution: Stefan 2017-10-26
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Rocks (Count: 2)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Lupulescu, M.V., Rakovan, J., Darby Dyar, M., Robinson, G.W., Hughes, J.M. (2009): Fluoro-potassichastingsite from the Greenwood Mine, Orange County, New York: a new end-member calcic amphibole. Can. Min., 47, 909-16.
  • Reis, Heinrich (1895): The Geology of Orange Co., Geol. Survey of NY, 454. NY State Museum Bull. Nos. 249-50, Magnetic Iron Deposits of SE NY, Clarke, John M. (Sep-Oct 1921): Index Map, 44 & 97.
  • Doc Diether