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Nephton Quarry (Craig Pit; American Nepheline Co. Mine), Methuen Township, Peterborough Co., Ontario, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 37' 34'' North , 78° 0' 8'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.6261111111, -78.0022222222
 
The Nephton Quarry is listed by the Ontario government(2016) as abandoned. It was last operated by Industrial Minerals of Canada Ltd.(1987).

This quarry was opened in the same Blue Mountain nepheline syenite gneiss as the separately listed Blue Mountain quarry (which see).

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20 entries listed. 12 valid minerals.

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References

Sabina, A.P. (1987) Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Hull-Maniwaki, Quebec; Ottawa-Peterborough, Ontario. Geological Survey of Canada, Misc. Report 41, 112-113.

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