Rutile





 Location Found: Franklin and Ogdensburg
     
 
 Year Discovered: 1803
     
 Formula: TiO2
 Essential Elements: Oxygen, Titanium
 All Elements in Formula: Oxygen, Titanium
     
 IMA Status: Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
     
     
 To find out more about this mineral at minDat's website, follow this link   Rutile

     
 References:
Dunn, Pete J. (1995). Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits. Franklin, NJ.: The Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society. p.604

Frondel, Clifford (1972). The minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, a checklist. NY.: John Willey & Sons. p.74


The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
V. 51, No. 2 - Fall 2010, pg. 14Anatase and Its Polymorph Cousins of the Buckwheat (Small description at end of article)
View IssueV. 32, No. 1 - Spring 1991, pg. 9An Uncommon Margarite/Corundum Assemblage From Sterling Hill, New Jersey, Pete J. Dunn, Clifford Frondel, Rutile (small description)
View IssueV. 31, No. 1 - Spring 1990, pg. 18Research Reports, Rutile
View IssueV. 27 No. 2 - Fall 1986, pg. 9Minerals of the Franklin Quarry, Philip P. Betancourt, Rutile
View IssueV. 27 No. 2 - Fall 1986, pg. 23Fibrous Rutile From Franklin, New Jersey
View IssueV. 24 No. 2 - Fall 1983, pg. 16Minerals of the Buckwheat Dolomite Franklin, New Jersey, Rutile (small description)
View IssueV. 17, No. 2 - September 1976, pg. 4Mineral Notes - Rutile/Gold (small article)
     
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