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National Gypsum Company Quarries, Dingwall, Victoria Co., Nova Scotia, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 53' 37'' North , 60° 29' 2'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.8936111111, -60.4838888889
Abandoned gypsum mine located on the North end of Cape Breton Island. The deposit was last worked in 1955.

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7 entries listed. 7 valid minerals.

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SABINA, A.P. (1965) Rocks & minerals for the collector; Northeastern Nova Scotia, Cape Breton & Prince Edward Island. GSC Paper 65-10, 24.
(reprinted in 1973)

Goodman, N.R. (1952) "Gypsum and Anhydrite in Nova Scotia", Nova Scotia Dept. Mines, Memoir No. 1, 77 pp.

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