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Golden Fleece Mine (Addington Mine), Kaladar Township, Lennox and Addington Co., Ontario, Canadai
Regional Level Types
Golden Fleece Mine (Addington Mine)Mine
Kaladar TownshipTownship
Lennox and Addington Co.County
Ontario- not defined -
CanadaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 42' 50'' North , 77° 10' 52'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.71389,-77.18111
GeoHash:G#: drcn7eymm
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


In veins at contact of volcanics and conglomerate.

Discovered in 1881. Operated intermittently from 1887 to 1939.

Operations include several pits, a 24 m shaft, a 160 m inclined shaft with a winze sunk to 236 m, 3.2 km of lateral work was also conducted underground.


Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
'Apatite'
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
'Biotite'
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Gold
Formula: Au
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Econ Geol (1989) 84:676-693

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
OOxygen
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O CalciteCaCO3
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O QuartzSiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
AlAluminium
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
SiSilicon
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S MarcasiteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

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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Neoproterozoic - Mesoproterozoic
541 - 1600 Ma



ID: 613292
Grenville Supergroup and Flinton Group

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 1600 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Flinton Group

Comments: Grenville Province Central Metasedimentary Belt

Lithology: Conglomerate, wacke, quartz arenite, arkose, limestone, siltstone, chert, minor iron formation, minor metavolcanic rocks

Reference: Ontario Geological Survey. 1:250 000 scale bedrock geology of Ontario. ISBN 978-1-4435-5705-4. Miscellaneous Release–Data 126 - Revision 1. [1]

Ectasian
1200 - 1400 Ma



ID: 3185353
Mesoproterozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Ectasian (1200 - 1400 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic volcanic 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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Harnois, L., & Moore, J. M. (1989). Geochemistry and genesis of two unconformity-associated gold deposits at the base of the Flinton Group, Grenville Province, southeastern Ontario, Canada. Economic Geology, 84(3), 676-693.
Ann P.Sabina (1987), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Hull-Maniwaki, Quebec; Ottawa-Peterborough, Ontario. GSC Misc. Report 41, p.70


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