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

Mineral Species
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
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) A Silver Creek Mine, Gillies Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
0.5km (0.3 miles) B Badger Mine, Gillies Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
0.6km (0.4 miles) C Climax Mine (Keystone), O'Connor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
0.9km (0.5 miles) D West Beaver Mine, O'Connor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
1.3km (0.8 miles) E Little Pig vein, O'Connor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
2.2km (1.4 miles) F Beaver Mine (McQuaig), O'Connor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
2.6km (1.6 miles) G Beaver Jr. mine, O'Connor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
4.0km (2.5 miles) H Rabbit Mountain Junior Mine, Scoble Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
4.2km (2.6 miles) I Rabbit Mountain Mine (Great Lakes Silver mine), Scoble Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
4.6km (2.9 miles) J Rabbit Mountain area, Scoble Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
6.1km (3.8 miles) K Victoria Mine, Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
7.2km (4.5 miles) L Big Bear Mine, Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
10.5km (6.5 miles) M Palisades Mine, Lybster Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
11.0km (6.8 miles) N Federal Mine (Copeland's vein), Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
13.2km (8.2 miles) O Parsons Mine (Lily of the Valley Mine), Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
13.4km (8.3 miles) P Paresseux Rapids occurrence, Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
14.3km (8.9 miles) Q Woodside's Vein (Partridge Rock occurrence), Lybster Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
16.4km (10.2 miles) R East End Mine, Silver Mountain mines, Lybster Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
17.8km (11.1 miles) S West End Mine, Silver Mountain mines, Lybster Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
32.5km (20.2 miles) T Prince's Mine, Blake Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
35.5km (22.1 miles) U Jarvis Island (Westfield mine), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
36.0km (22.4 miles) V Spar Island (Prince Location), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
37.5km (23.3 miles) W Pie Island (Pic Island), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
38.6km (24.0 miles) X Shuniah Mine (Duncan), McIntyre Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
38.6km (24.0 miles) Y Keefer Point occurrence, Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
42.0km (26.1 miles) Z McKellar Island (South McKellar Island), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
42.5km (26.4 miles) 0 Thunder Bay Mine, MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
55.6km (34.5 miles) 1 Silver Harbour Mine (Beck Mine; Three A Mine; 3 A), MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
63.1km (39.2 miles) 2 Silver Islet mine, Silver Islet, Sibley Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
63.5km (39.5 miles) 3 Ray Smith prospect, Haines Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
75.4km (46.8 miles) 4 Tip Top Mine (North Coldstream Mine), Burchell Lake Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
75.6km (47.0 miles) 5 Arsenic occurrence (Cross Property), Edward Island, Porphyry Island Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
76.9km (47.8 miles) 6 Edward Island, Porphyry Island Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
78.6km (48.9 miles) 7 Silver Lake occurrence, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
83.3km (51.7 miles) 8 Gagnon Falls occurrence (Noyes North occurrence), McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
83.9km (52.2 miles) 9 Pearl Station area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
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