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DOLOMITE    Pond Hill, Lisbon, NH
Pair of 1.5 mm dolomite rhombs in talc-like matrix.

Species:           DOLOMITE
Locality:          Pond Hill, Lisbon, NH
Specimen Size: Pair of 1.5 mm dolomite rhombs in talc-like matrix.
Field Collected: Bill Ellis 2009
Catalog No.: u904
Notes: Crystals on side of specimen u104.
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DOLOMITE    Livermore Falls, Campton, NH
7 mm field of view. Milky rhombs of dolomite on quartz to 0.4 mm.

Species:           DOLOMITE
Locality:          Livermore Falls, Campton, NH
Specimen Size: 7 mm field of view. Milky rhombs of dolomite on quartz to 0.4 mm.
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: u1118
Notes: Dolomite, CaMg(CO3)2 , indicated by EDS analysis . Low element weight Mg peak somewhat attenuated by EDS detector compared to Fe peak. This would likely be ferroan dolomite, bordering on ankerite.
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DOLOMITE    Livermore Falls, Campton, NH
Zoom view of u1118. Milky rhombs of dolomite to 0.4 mm.

Species:           DOLOMITE
Locality:          Livermore Falls, Campton, NH
Specimen Size: Zoom view of u1118. Milky rhombs of dolomite to 0.4 mm.
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: u1118
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DOLOMITE    Pike Quarry, Hooksett, NH
0.8 mm pale yellow-tan saddle-shaped dolomite crystals
Species:           DOLOMITE  
Locality:          Pike Quarry, Hooksett, NH
Specimen Size: 0.8 mm pale yellow-tan saddle-shaped dolomite crystals
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer - 10/25/14
Catalog No.: u1783
Notes: A raw crystal on carbon tape EDS analysis (BC24) indicated a Ca, Mg carbonate with minor Fe & Mn. This EDS spectrum suffers from low counts and insufficient averaging. I had difficulty photographing these.
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DOLOMITE    Pond Hill, Lisbon, NH
4 cm specimen with honey-colored dolomite rhombs in talc-like matrix
Species:           DOLOMITE  
Locality:          Pond Hill, Lisbon, NH
Specimen Size: 4 cm specimen with honey-colored dolomite rhombs in talc-like matrix
Field Collected: Bill Ellis
Catalog No.: u904
Notes: Dolomite, CaMg(CO3)2 identification by EDS analysis: Mg (1.24) = 454; Ca (3.69) = 591; Fe (6.40) = 65; Background 2KeV/10KeV = 36/3.
These were collected from ledge, not glacial float.
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DOLOMITE - FERROAN    Westmoreland Crushed Stone Quarry, Westmoreland, NH
2.5 cm specimen with 6 mm ferroan dolomite crystals on side of milky quartz crystal
Species:           DOLOMITE - FERROAN
Locality:          Westmoreland Crushed Stone Quarry, Westmoreland, NH
Specimen Size: 2.5 cm specimen with 6 mm ferroan dolomite crystals on side of milky quartz crystal
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: 673
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DOLOMITE - FERROAN    Westmoreland Crushed Stone Quarry, Westmoreland, NH
10 cm specimen with ferroan dolomite crystals to 1 cm
Species:           DOLOMITE - FERROAN
Locality:          Westmoreland Crushed Stone Quarry, Westmoreland, NH
Specimen Size: 10 cm specimen with ferroan dolomite crystals to 1 cm
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: 791
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DOLOMITE - FERROAN   Crushed Stone Quarry, Westmoreland, NH
1.7 cm specimen

Species:           DOLOMITE - FERROAN
Locality:         Crushed Stone Quarry, Westmoreland, NH
Specimen Size: 1.7 cm specimen
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: 532
Notes: Rhombic fracture cleavage clearly evident.
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DOLOMITE - FERROAN  Mine Falls Park, Nashua, NH
Broken 3.5 cm tan rhombic siderite crystal cross-section, with limonite rind, embedded in sphalerite
Species:           DOLOMITE - FERROAN
Locality:          Mine Falls Park, Nashua, NH
Specimen Size: Broken 3.5 cm tan rhombic ferroan dolomite crystal cross-section, with limonite rind, embedded in sphalerite.
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.:
Notes: Specimen backside is mostly galena.
Ankerite was initially suggested by EDS analysis . A 2018 quantitative EDS analysis (BC278) indicated insufficient iron (Fe) for this to be ankerite. The indicated chemistry from this analysis was Ca(Mg0.51, Fe0.23, Mn0.07)O6 , normalized for one atom of Ca. The carbon was not quantified. Thus, Mg dominant over Fe and therefore ferroan dolomite.
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DOLOMITE   Johnson Rd., Bow, NH
1.5 cm field of view

Species:           DOLOMITE
Locality:          Johnson Rd., Bow, NH
Specimen Size: 1.5 cm field of view
Field Collected: 2016
Catalog No.: 2070
Notes: A few tiny calcite crystals are sprinkled on the curved, rhombic, dolomite crystals. This could be ankerite, but recent studies have shown that most "ankerite" is ferroan dolomite.
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DOLOMITE   Johnson Rd. locality, Bow, NH
5 mm field of view

Species:           DOLOMITE
Locality:         Johnson Rd. locality, Bow, NH
Specimen Size: 5 mm field of view
Field Collected: Jim Cahoon - 2016
Catalog No.: u2193
Notes: I had this visually identified as dolomite. A June 2018 polished grain EDS analysis (BC290) gave a very good match for dolomite. Very pure dolomite, no iron. Carbon is not included in the report due to carbon coating of the polished grain epoxy block.