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MONAZITE-(Ce)   Knox Mtn., "Knob", Ossipee, NH
3 mm crystal group

Species:           MONAZITE-(Ce)
Locality:          Knox Mtn., "Knob", Ossipee, NH
Specimen Size: 3 mm crystal group
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: u263
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MONAZITE    Parker Mtn. Mine, Center Strafford, NH
1.2 mm flat-tabular monazite crystal

Species:           MONAZITE    (Ce,La,Nd,Th)PO4
Locality:          Parker Mtn. Mine, Center Strafford, NH
Specimen Size: 1.2 mm flat-tabular monazite crystal
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer - 1970's
Catalog No.: u1437
Notes: Monazite is reported from the Parker Mtn. Mine. A RAMAN spectroscopy analysis indicated an excellent match for monazite-(Ce).This monazite crystal is visible adjacent to the white apatite crystal shown photo of catalog # 1457. The specimen contains six micro monazite crystals.
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MONAZITE    Parker Mtn. Mine, Center Strafford, NH
0.6 mm monazite tablet

Species:           MONAZITE
Locality:          Parker Mtn. Mine, Center Strafford, NH
Specimen Size: 0.6 mm monazite tablet
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer - 1970's
Catalog No.: u1437
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MONAZITE    Parker Mtn. Mine, Center Strafford, NH
0.5 mm monazite tablet on edge of muscovite book

Species:           MONAZITE
Locality:          Parker Mtn. Mine, Center Strafford, NH
Specimen Size: 0.5 mm monazite tablet on edge of muscovite book
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer - 1970's
Catalog No.: u1437
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Monazite-(Ce)    Birch Hill, Albany, NH
4.6 cm specimen with indistinct butterscotch-brown monazite-(Ce) crystals on quartz.


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Monazite-(Ce)    Birch Hill, Albany, NH
6 mm zoom view of monazite-(Ce) crystals on quartz.

Species:           MONAZITE-(Ce)
Locality:          Birch Hill, Albany, NH
Specimen Size: 4.6 cm specimen with indistinct butterscotch-brown monazite-(Ce) crystals on quartz. (Also 6 mm zoom view)
Field Collected: Henry Barbor. Ex. Gene Bearss - obtained in trade 1984
Catalog No.: 1934
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MONAZITE-(Ce)   Bald Mtn., Ossipee, NH
1.8 mm Monazite-(Ce) crystal on albite

Species:           MONAZITE-(Ce)
Locality:          Bald Mtn., Ossipee, NH
Specimen Size: 1.8 mm Monazite-(Ce) crystal on albite
Field Collected: Bob Janules 12/92
Catalog No.: A Bob Janules specimen
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MONAZITE-(Ce)   Bald Mtn., Ossipee, NH
6 mm field of view

Species:           MONAZITE-(Ce)
Locality:          Bald Mtn., Ossipee, NH
Specimen Size: 6 mm field of view
Field Collected: Bob Janules 12/92
Catalog No.: A Bob Janules specimen
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MONAZITE-(Ce)   Knox Mtn., Ossipee, NH
0.8 mm monazite-(Ce) crystal

Species:           MONAZITE-(Ce)
Locality:          Knox Mtn. - "the knob", Ossipee, NH
Specimen Size: 0.8 mm monazite-(Ce) crystal
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: u264
Notes: Zircon also on this specimen. The Ce species of monazite is assumed but not confirmed.
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MONAZITE   Aggregate Industries Quarry, Raymond, NH
0.4 mm crystal

Species:           MONAZITE
Locality:          Aggregate Industries Quarry, Raymond, NH
Specimen Size: 0.4 mm crystal
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: u2293
Notes: Red crystals are siderite
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MONAZITE   Aggregate Industries Quarry, Raymond, NH
1.9 mm field of view

Species:           MONAZITE
Locality:          Aggregate Industries Quarry, Raymond, NH
Specimen Size: 1.9 mm field of view
Field Collected: Tom Mortimer
Catalog No.: u2323
Notes: Underlying matrix, mostly covered, is siderite.