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Cleopatra Mine (HiHo), Gillies Limit, Cobalt area, Cobalt-Gowganda region, Timiskaming District, Ontario, Canadai
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Cleopatra Mine (HiHo)Mine
Gillies Limit- not defined -
Cobalt areaArea
Cobalt-Gowganda regionRegion
Timiskaming DistrictDistrict
OntarioProvince
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 22' 9'' North , 79° 40' 30'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Temiskaming Shores10,442 (2010)14.1km
Ville-Marie2,831 (2016)18.7km
Saint-Bruno-de-Guigues2,928 (2016)21.2km


A silver mine.

HISTORY OF OWNERSHIP:
1909: Ontario Government.
1904: Cleopatra Mining Co. Ltd.
1922: La Rose Mines Ltd.
1954: Silver Miller Mines Ltd.
1963: Hiho Silver Mines Ltd, (a wholly owned subsidiary of Glen Lake Silver Mines Ltd.)

PRODUCTION
Silver: about 2,500,000 ozs
Grade: about 34 ozs/ton

Regions containing this locality

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II
Clinosafflorite ?
Formula: CoAs2
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II collection collected underground ~ 1970
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Mineral Deposit Inventory for Ontario file Deposit: MDI31M05SE00032
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II
Safflorite ?
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II collection collected underground ~ 1970
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Clinosafflorite ?2.EB.15aCoAs2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Safflorite ?2.EB.15a(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Clinosafflorite ?2.12.4.6CoAs2
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Safflorite ?2.12.2.11(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S GalenaPbS
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
Co Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Co ClinosaffloriteCoAs2
NiNickel
Ni NickelineNiAs
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
AsArsenic
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As NickelineNiAs
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
As Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
As ClinosaffloriteCoAs2
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Sergiades, A.O. (1968) Silver Cobalt Calcite Vein Deposits of Ontario. Ontario Department of Mines Mineral Resources Circular 10, 498p.

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