Hall chrome pit (Hall mine; Thetford quarry), Thetford Mines, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||46° 2' 58'' North , 71° 17' 48'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||46.04944,-71.29667|
Formerly: Hall chrome pit, Thetford Mines, Mégantic Co., Québec, Canada
An inactive chromite mine operated in the early 1900s.
Coordinates extrapolated from topographic map.
17 valid minerals.
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Corrivaux, L. & Laflamme, J.H. G. (1990) Minéralogie des éléments du group du platin dans les chromitites de l'ophiolite de Thetford Mines, Québec. Canadian Mineralogist 28, 579-595.