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York River Corundum occurrence, York River area, Dungannon Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canadai
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45° 5' 52'' North , 77° 45' 2'' West
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PlacePopulationDistance
Bancroft3,838 (2008)9.5km


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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Colour: blue and brown
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: http://www.geologyontario.mndm.gov.on.ca/mndmfiles/MDI/data/records/MDI31F04SE00083.html
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
'Hornblende'
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Sabina A. P. (1986) Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Bancroft-Parry Sound Area and Southern Ontario, Geological Survey of Canada, miscellaneous Report 39, p.16.
'Scapolite'
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
Sodalite
Formula: Na4(Si3Al3)O12Cl
Reference: http://www.geologyontario.mndm.gov.on.ca/mndmfiles/MDI/data/records/MDI31F04SE00083.html
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sodalite9.FB.10Na4(Si3Al3)O12Cl
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na4(Si3Al3)O12Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O CorundumAl2O3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SodaliteNa4(Si3Al3)O12Cl
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
NaSodium
Na SodaliteNa4(Si3Al3)O12Cl
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SodaliteNa4(Si3Al3)O12Cl
SiSilicon
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SodaliteNa4(Si3Al3)O12Cl
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl SodaliteNa4(Si3Al3)O12Cl
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
TiTitanium
Ti BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
FeIron
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg/Ti)([Si/Al/Fe]Si2O10)(OH/F)2 or Simplified: K(Mg,Fe)3[AlSi3O10(OH)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Thomson, J.E. (1943) Mineral Occurrences in the North Hastings Area, Ontario Department of Mines, Annual Report ARV52, Pt.3, p.19.
Hewitt, D.F. and James, W. (1955) Geology of Dungannon and Mayo Townships, Ontario Department of Mines, Sixty Fourth Annual report, ARV64, Pt.8, P.44.
Satterly, J. (1977) A Catalogue of The Ontario Localities Represented by The Mineral Collection of The Royal Ontario Museum, Ontario Geological Survey, Miscellaneous Paper 70, p.193, 261, 334, 434, 435.
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.27-29.
Martin, W. (1983) Industrial Minerals of the Algonquin Region, Ontario Geological Survey, Open File Report 5425, p.231.
Sabina, A.P. (1986) Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Bancroft-Parry Sound Area and Southern Ontario, Geological Survey of Canada, miscellaneous Report 39, p.16.

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