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Price Chopper Occurrence, Town of Bancroft, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° 5' 2'' North , 77° 51' 25'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 45.08389,-77.85694
GeoHash:G#: f208kr629
Locality type:Occurrence
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


A large outcrop of exposed rock located behind the Foodland grocery market in Bancroft, beside highway 62. Formerly this was the Price Chopper store hence the name of the locality. Also known as the Ireland Property in the Bancroft Chamber of Commerce collecting guide book.

Regions containing this locality

Bancroft area (Bancroft district), Ontario, Canada

Area - 277 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Reference: Collection of Michal adamowicz
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Collection of Michal Adamowicz
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Collection of Michal adamowicz
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Collection of Michal adamowicz
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Collection of Michal adamowicz
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Collection of Michal Adamowicz
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Collection of Michal adamowicz
'Scapolite'
Reference: Collection of Michal adamowicz
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Collection of Michal Adamowicz
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Collection of Michal adamowicz

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Apatite-
Feldspar Group-
Pyroxene Group-
Scapolite-
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O

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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Neoproterozoic - Mesoproterozoic
541 - 1600 Ma



ID: 605950
Grenville Supergroup and Flinton Group

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 1600 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Flinton Group

Comments: Grenville Province Central Metasedimentary Belt

Lithology: Conglomerate, wacke, quartz arenite, arkose, limestone, siltstone, chert, minor iron formation, minor metavolcanic rocks

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]

Calymmian
1400 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3184637
Mesoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Calymmian (1400 - 1600 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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