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Wasson Bluff (Wasson's Bluff), Parrsboro, Cumberland Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
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Photo: MJB, 2009
Latitude: 45°23'30"N
Longitude: 64°14'32"W
 
 
The cliff exposures alternate between sandstone and Triassic basalt.

Coordinates taken by GPS at occurrence.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Analcime
Azurite
Baryte
Calcite
'Chabazite'
Chabazite-Ca
Chrysocolla
Clinoptilolite-Ca
Copper
'Gmelinite'
'Heulandite'
Heulandite-Ca
Laumontite
Malachite
Natrolite
Quartz
Stellerite
'Stilbite'
Stilbite-Ca
Thomsonite-Ca


30 entries listed. 16 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

Canada
  • Nova Scotia
    • Cumberland Co.
      • Parrsboro

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References

Sabina, A. P.(1964), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector : Bay of Fundy Area, Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 64-10
Rocks & Minerals 41(2):86-87 (1966)
Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.51, 204, 255, 361, 458
PE-PIPER, G. and MILLER, L. (2002) Zeolite minerals from the North Shore of the Minas Basin, Nova Scotia, Atlantic Geology, 38, 1, 11-28.
Mineralogy of Nova Scotia, nsminerals.atspace.com (2005)

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