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Perry Lake Mine, Huntingdon Township, Madoc Area, Hastings County, Ontario, Canadai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° 28' 49'' North , 77° 28' 5'' West
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Quinte West42,697 (2010)33.9km
Belleville49,454 (2018)35.5km
Deseronto1,897 (2008)45.6km


In vein cutting grey marble.

The deposit was first worked between 1910 & 1917 by open cuts (largest measuring 24 m by 1.5 m & 4 to 7 m deep) & a 10.5 m shaft near the shore of Moira Lake. A 52 m shaft was sunk by Reliance Fluorspar mining Syndicate Limited (later known as Huntington Fluorspar Mines limited) which operated the mine in 1952 & in 1960.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 41. Perry Lake mine, page 99.; F. Melanson & Robinson, G. (1982) The Fluorite Mines of Madoc Ontario. Mineralogical Record 13, 87-92.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 41. Perry Lake mine, page 99.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 41. Perry Lake mine, page 99.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 41. Perry Lake mine, page 99.; F. Melanson & Robinson, G. (1982) The Fluorite Mines of Madoc Ontario. Mineralogical Record 13, 87-92.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 41. Perry Lake mine, page 99.; F. Melanson & Robinson, G. (1982) The Fluorite Mines of Madoc Ontario. Mineralogical Record 13, 87-92.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S CelestineSrSO4
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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SABINA, A.P. (1970): Rocks & minerals for the collector: Hull – Maniwaki, Quebec; Ottawa – Peterborough, Ontario. Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 69-50, 141p. Reissued in 1987 as Geological Survey of Canada, Miscellaneous Report 41, 141p.
page 99.

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