Vimy Ridge mine, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||46° 1' 15'' North , 71° 24' 29'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||46.02083,-71.40806|
Formerly: Vimy Ridge mine, Coleraine Township, Mégantic Co., Québec, Canada
An inactive open pit chrysotile asbestos mine that commenced operations in the early 1890s. It has been inactive since 1955.
4 valid minerals.
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