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Sphalerite from
Porcupine Mine (Creswel; Twin City; Twin Cities Mine), Gillies Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Robert Hauck, Sterling Hill Mining Museum, based on data provided by current owner.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Porcupine Mine (Creswel; Twin City; Twin Cities Mine), Gillies Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
0.3km (0.2 miles) Silver Creek Mine, Gillies Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
0.5km (0.3 miles) Badger Mine, Gillies Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
0.6km (0.4 miles) Climax Mine (Keystone), O'Connor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
0.9km (0.5 miles) West Beaver Mine, O'Connor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
1.3km (0.8 miles) Little Pig vein, O'Connor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
2.2km (1.4 miles) Beaver Mine (McQuaig), O'Connor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
2.6km (1.6 miles) Beaver Jr. mine, O'Connor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
4.0km (2.5 miles) Rabbit Mountain Junior Mine, Scoble Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
4.6km (2.9 miles) Rabbit Mountain area, Scoble Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
6.1km (3.8 miles) Victoria Mine, Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
7.2km (4.5 miles) Big Bear Mine, Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
10.5km (6.5 miles) Palisades Mine, Lybster Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
11.0km (6.8 miles) Federal Mine (Copeland's vein), Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
13.4km (8.3 miles) Paresseux Rapids occurrence, Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
14.3km (8.9 miles) Woodside's Vein (Partridge Rock occurrence), Lybster Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
16.4km (10.2 miles) East End Mine, Silver Mountain mines, Lybster Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
17.8km (11.1 miles) West End Mine, Silver Mountain mines, Lybster Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
32.5km (20.2 miles) Prince's Mine, Blake Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
35.5km (22.1 miles) Jarvis Island (Westfield mine), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
36.0km (22.4 miles) Spar Island (Prince Location), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
37.5km (23.3 miles) Pie Island (Pic Island), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
38.6km (24.0 miles) Shuniah Mine (Duncan), McIntyre Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
38.6km (24.0 miles) Keefer Point occurrence, Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
42.0km (26.1 miles) McKellar Island (South McKellar Island), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
42.5km (26.4 miles) Thunder Bay Mine, MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
55.6km (34.5 miles) Silver Harbour Mine (Beck Mine; Three A Mine; 3 A), MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
63.1km (39.2 miles) Silver Islet mine, Silver Islet, Sibley Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
63.5km (39.5 miles) Ray Smith prospect, Haines Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
75.4km (46.8 miles) Tip Top Mine (North Coldstream Mine), Burchell Lake Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
75.6km (47.0 miles) Arsenic occurrence (Cross Property), Edward Island, Porphyry Island Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
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