Mindat Logo

Nipissing 404, Coleman Township, Cobalt area, Cobalt-Gowganda region, Timiskaming District, Ontario, Canada
This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.

Latitude: 47°23'27"N
Longitude: 79°40'45"W
 
 
Discovered in 1903, it comprises claim block R.L.404 which includes numerous veins many of which outcropped at surface. Shut down in the late 1960's with some exploration taking place in the 1970's. Total production up to the end of 1950 was 91,800,000 oz. Ag and 5,630,000lbs. of Cobalt
The area is now a tourist site. The property was as of 2009 leased by Blackstone Development Inc. Current status (2012) is unknown.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Acanthite
Allargentum
Alloclasite
Annabergite
'Apatite'
Aragonite
Arsenopyrite
Azurite
'Biotite'
Bismuth
Bismuthinite
Bismutite
Breithauptite
Calcite
Chalcopyrite
Chapmanite
'Chlorite Group'
Cobaltite
Dolomite
Dyscrasite
Erythrite
Ferrisymplesite
Galena
Löllingite
Magnetite
Malachite
Marcasite
Matildite
Nickeline
Nickelskutterudite
var: Chloanthite

Pararammelsbergite
Pavonite
Pharmacolite
Picropharmacolite
Proustite
Pyrite
Quartz
Safflorite
Scorodite
Silver
Skutterudite
var: Smaltite
Sphalerite
Stephanite
Stromeyerite
Tetrahedrite
'Tourmaline'
Tremolite
Ullmannite
Xanthoconite


61 entries listed. 43 valid minerals. 2 erroneous literature entries.

Localities in this Region

Canada

The above list contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.

References

Ontario Dept. of Mines, 1968, MRC No.10, Silver Cobalt Calcite Vein Deposits of Ontario, by A.O.Sergiades

Sabina, Ann P., 2000. Rocks and Minerals for the Collector: Cobalt-Belleterre-Timmins, Ontario and Quebec, GSC. Miscellaneous Report 57, 266 p.

The Canadian Mineralogist - Cobalt Ores V 11 Part 1, 1971

Mineral and/or Locality  
Search Google  
Copyright © Jolyon Ralph and Ida Chau 1993-2014. Site Map. Locality, mineral & photograph data are the copyright of the individuals who submitted them. Site hosted & developed by Jolyon Ralph. Mindat.org is an online information resource dedicated to providing free mineralogical information to all. Mindat relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters. Mindat does not offer minerals for sale. If you would like to add information to improve the quality of our database, then click here to register.
Current server date and time: October 24, 2014 12:07:19 Page generated: October 22, 2014 07:32:26
Mineral and Locality Search
Mineral:
and/or Locality:
Options
Fade toolbar when not in focusFix toolbar to bottom of page
Hide Social Media Links
Slideshow frame delay seconds