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Campbell Mine (Placer Dome), Balmer Township, Kenora District, Ontario, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 51° 3' 43'' North , 93° 44' 37'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 51.06194,-93.74361
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Active (since 1949) gold mine.
Located NW of the Red Lake Mine.


Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Mesoarchean
2800 - 3200 Ma



ID: 605729
Mafic metavolcanic and metasedimentary rocks

Age: Mesoarchean (2800 - 3200 Ma)

Comments: Superior Province

Lithology: Mafic metavolcanic rocks, minor iron formation

Reference: Ontario Geological Survey. 1:250 000 scale bedrock geology of Ontario. ISBN 978-1-4435-5705-4. Miscellaneous Release–Data 126 - Revision 1. [1]

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References

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Robert S. Penczak and Robert Mason (1997) Metamorposed Archean epithermal Au-As-Sb-Zn-(Hg) vein mineralization at the Campbell Mine, northeastern Ontario. Economic Geology and the Bulletin of the Society of Economic Geologists 92(6):696-719.
Charles A. Tarnocai, Keiko Hattori, and Louis J. Cabri (1997) "Invisible" gold in sulfides from Campbell Mine, Red lake greenstone belt, Ontario; evidence for mineralization during the peak of metamorphism. Can Mineral 35:805-815
Ann P.Sabina (1991), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Sudbury to Winnipeg. GSC Misc. Report 49. p.182

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