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Elliott's Mine, Ross Township, Renfrew County, Ontario, Canadai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 41' 2'' North , 76° 46' 46'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Fort-Coulonge2,911 (2016)18.8km
Shawville1,608 (2016)24.9km
Renfrew8,018 (2008)25.3km
Pembroke15,551 (2008)30.0km
Arnprior9,607 (2008)43.5km


In crystaline limestone.

The mine was opened some time prior to 1883. It is reported by a resident of Forester Falls that the old pits are near the south boundary of the lot. (ARV53)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Paper 70-50.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Paper 70-50.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Satterly J. (1944) Mineral Occurrenes in the Renfrew Area, Ontario Department of Mines, Fifty - Third Annual Report, ARV53, Pt.3, P.88.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Satterly J. (1944) Mineral Occurrenes in the Renfrew Area, Ontario Department of Mines, Fifty - Third Annual Report, ARV53, Pt.3, P.88.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Paper 70-50.
'Hornblende'
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Paper 70-50.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Paper 70-50.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Paper 70-50.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Satterly J. (1944) Mineral Occurrenes in the Renfrew Area, Ontario Department of Mines, Fifty - Third Annual Report, ARV53, Pt.3, P.88.
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Paper 70-50.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Satterly J. (1944) Mineral Occurrenes in the Renfrew Area, Ontario Department of Mines, Fifty - Third Annual Report, ARV53, Pt.3, P.88.
'Scapolite'
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Paper 70-50.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Paper 70-50.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Paper 70-50.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Feldspar Group'-
'Hornblende'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Feldspar Group'-
'Hornblende'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O CalciteCaCO3
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
AlAluminium
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Satterly, J. (1944) Mineral Occurrences in the Renfrew Area, Ontario Department of Mines, Fifty - Third Annual Report, ARV53, Pt.3, P.17, 88.
Johnston, F.J. (1968) Molybdenum Deposits of Ontario, Ontario Department of Mines, Mineral Resources Circular 7, p.65.
Carter, T. R., Colvine, A.C. and Meyn, H.D. (1980) Geology of Base Metal, Precious Metal, Iron, and Molybdenum Deposits in the Pembroke-Renfrew Area, Ontario geological Survey, Mineral Deposits Circular 20, p.173.
Storey, C.C. and Vos M.A. (1981) Industrial minerals of the Pembroke-Renfrew area, Ontario Geological Survey, Mineral Deposit Circular 22, pt.2, p.12-13.
Martin, W. (1983) Industrial Minerals of the Algonquin Region, Ontario Geological Survey, Open File Report 5425, p.11, 151, 251, 254.
Sabina, A.P. (2007), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Ottawa to North Bay and Huntsville, Ontario; Gatineau (Hull) to Waltham and Temiscaming, Quebec. GSC Misc. Report 48.p.82

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