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Newfoundland Zinc Mine, Daniel's Harbor, Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° North , 57° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~4km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


A zinc mine owned by Newfoundland Zinc.
A zinc mine owned by Newfoundland Zinc.


Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


12 valid minerals.

Geochronology

Mineralization age: Paleozoic : 519 Ma to 361 Ma

Important note: This table is based only on rock and mineral ages recorded below and is not necessarily a complete representation of the geochronology, but does give an indication of possible mineralization events relevant to this locality. As more age information is added this table may expand in the future. A break in the table simply indicates a lack of data entered here, not necessarily a break in the geologic sequence. Grey background entries are from different, related, localities.

Geologic TimeRocks, Minerals and Events
Phanerozoic
 Paleozoic
  Devonian
   Late Devonian
ⓘ Sphalerite (youngest age)361 Ma
    
   
  Cambrian
   Cambrian Series 2
ⓘ Sphalerite (oldest age)519 Ma


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References

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Cumming, L.M. (1968.) St. George-Table Head disconformity and zinc mineralization, western Newfoundland. Can. Min. & Metal. Bull., 61, 721-725.
Mining Annual Review(1985):308.
Lane, T. E. (1990). Dolomitization, brecciation and zinc mineralization and their paragenetic, stratigraphic and structural relationships in the upper St. George Group (Ordovician) at Daniel's Harbour, western Newfoundland (Doctoral dissertation, Memorial University of Newfoundland).
Cumming, L.M. (1968.) St. George-Table Head disconformity and zinc mineralization, western Newfoundland. Can. Min. & Metal. Bull., 61, 721-725.
Mining Annual Review(1985):308.
Lane, T. E. (1990). Dolomitization, brecciation and zinc mineralization and their paragenetic, stratigraphic and structural relationships in the upper St. George Group (Ordovician) at Daniel's Harbour, western Newfoundland (Doctoral dissertation, Memorial University of Newfoundland).

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