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Gagné mine, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 0' 4'' North , 71° 17' 23'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.00111,-71.28972


Formerly: Gagné mine, Coleraine Township, Mégantic Co., Québec, Canada

One of the many small chromite mine in the area operated around 1918 and again around 1943.

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1 valid mineral.

Regional Geology

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References

Cirkel, F. (1909) Chrome iron deposits in the Eastern Townships, Province of Quebec. Canada Department of Mines Report, No. 29. 141 p.
Denis, B.T. (1932) The chromite deposits of the Eastern Townships of the Province of Quebec. Quebec Bureau of Mines, Annual Report for 1931. 106 p.
GAUDARD, S. (1993) Voyages au coeur des Appalaches. Published by: Musée Minéralogique et Minier de la région de l’amiante, Thetford Mines, Québec, 178 p.


 
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