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Harvey Hill mine, Saint-Pierre-de-Broughton (West Broughton), Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canadai
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Harvey Hill mineMine
Saint-Pierre-de-Broughton (West Broughton)- not defined -
Les Appalaches RCMRegional County Municipality
Chaudière-AppalachesAdministrative Region
QuébecProvince
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 16' 1'' North , 71° 12' 28'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Thetford-Mines25,704 (2016)20.7km
Sainte-Marie11,584 (2010)23.9km
Vallée-Jonction1,940 (2016)25.2km
Adstock2,643 (2016)26.0km
Saint-Joseph-de-Beauce4,454 (2010)26.5km


Formerly: Harvey Hill mine, St-Pierre-de-Broughton, Mégantic Co., Québec, Canada

A copper mine located on Lot 17, R. XV near St-Pierre-de-Broughton. Mining operations 1858-1864 and 1956-1957.

Coordinates confirmed by GPS at mine site.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Description: 3R and 2H polytypes.
Reference: J. A. Mandarino and R. I. Gait (1970) Molybdenite polytypes in the Royal Ontario Museum. The Canadian Mineralogist 10:723-729
'Molybdenite-3R'
Formula: MoS2
Reference: J. A. Mandarino and R. I. Gait (1970) Molybdenite polytypes in the Royal Ontario Museum. The Canadian Mineralogist 10:723-729
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Sabina (1992) GSC Misc. Report 46,

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Posnjakite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chloritoid9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Molybdenite-3R'-MoS2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Posnjakite31.4.1.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Molybdenite-3R'-MoS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CalciteCaCO3
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S Molybdenite-3RMoS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo Molybdenite-3RMoS2

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187973
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- SABINA, A.P. (1992): Rocks & Minerals for the collector - Estrie and Gaspesie Quebec and parts of New Brunswick. GSC Misc. Report 46, 156 p.
- GAUDARD, S. (1993): Voyages au coeur des Appalaches. Published by: Musée Minéralogique et Minier de la région de l’amiante, Thetford Mines, Québec, (pgs. 124, 131-132).


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