Best Website for Herkimer Diamond Information
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Free Website Where Herkimer Diamond Enthusiasts Share Information with the Public
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Dr.C. did two talks at the Herkimer Diamond Festival (July)which are in a Youtube movie. The research on the Herkimer District is in need of samples and photos.
How can you help? Visit the "how to help" page.
Turtle Clan Ridge (TCR), Herkimer Co., NY
This is a private location and no directions are available
Every Herkimer diamond mine or deposit will have is own web page IF there are specimens available for scientific examination, and photos donated to this website.
Each mine site webpage will have the following:
This web page is
Unique but Common
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Mineral Sequence Diagram for
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Collecting Tips and Links
If you do happen to get in here to collect, because the owner has given you permission, then be extremely neat. Clean up all of your debris - including the rocks you dug out. Ask the owner where he would like them put. Ask permission for digging anywhere before you do!
W. David Hoisington, Ph.D.
Photos for Turtle Clan Ridge are divided into categories and placed into albums. These albums are listed below. They can be added to at any time, so send in your photos and see them here.
The four photo albums - to be added soon
Mine site photos
Other mineral photos
Information, specimens, and photos are being collected for this location. You can help by sending your donations. See the help page for instructions.