American Chrome pit, Saint-Joseph-de-Coleraine, Les Appalaches RCM, Chaudière-Appalaches, Québec, Canada
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||46° 1' 5'' North , 71° 17' 40'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||46.01806,-71.29444|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
Formerly: American Chrome pit, Coleraine Township, Mégantic Co., Québec, Canada
An inactive chromite mine operated in the early 1900s.
4 valid minerals.
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POITEVIN, E. & GRAHAM, R.P.D. (1918) Contributions to the mineralogy of Black Lake area, Quebec. Geological Survey of Canada, Museum Bulletin No.27, 103 p.