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York River Corundum occurrence, York River area, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canadai
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York River Corundum occurrenceOccurrence
York River areaArea
Dungannon TownshipTownship
Hastings Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° 5' 52'' North , 77° 45' 2'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 45.09794,-77.75081
GeoHash:G#: f208w9zdd
Locality type:Occurrence
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Bancroft3,838 (2008)9.5km


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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Bancroft area (Bancroft district), Ontario, CanadaArea

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
'Biotite'
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: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Reference: http://www.geologyontario.mndm.gov.on.ca/mndmfiles/MDI/data/records/MDI31F04SE00083.html
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.

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.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(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
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O CorundumAl2O3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
NaSodium
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
AlAluminium
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SiSilicon
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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: 624954
Early felsic plutonic rock

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 1600 Ma)

Comments: Grenville Province Central Metasedimentary Belt

Lithology: Granodiorite, tonalite, monzogranite, syenogranite; derived gneisses and migmatites

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

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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