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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||43° 28' 41'' North , 70° 54' 26'' West (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~0km|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
A small silver mining district along the Little River. These mines could be best described as "wildcat" mines whose companies were organized based only with the idea of selling mining stock. Assays were often fictitious or based on purified mineral specimens entirely unrepresentative of the ore.
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King, V., 2000, "The Silver Boom" and "Reports from the Acton Silver Mines and Other Districts", in King, V. [editor], Mineralogy of Maine, Volume 2: Mining History, Gems, and Geology, Maine Geological Survey, Augusta, p. 83-254.