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Canadian Iron Furnace Company pit, Brougham Township, Renfrew Co., Ontario, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° 22' 4'' North , 76° 57' 43'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 45.3677777778, -76.9622222222

An exploration pit dug out in 1901. Mineralization is hosted by a northeast-trending succession of interlayered calcareous mudstones, marbles, minor sandstone and narrow sills of granitic rocks.Samples containing bands of pure magnetite up to 2 inches wide were found on the waste dump by J. Satterly.

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Satterly J. (1944) Mineral Occurrenes in the Renfrew Area, Ontario Department of Mines, Fifty - Third Annual Report, ARV53, Pt.3, P. 59.
Shlanka R. (1968) Iron Deposits of Ontario, Ontario Department of Mines, Mineral Resources Circular 11, P.320.
Carter T. R., Colvine A.C. and Meyn H.D. (1980) Geology of Base Metal, Precious Metal, Iron, and Molybdenum Deposits in the Pembroke-Renfrew Area, Ontario geological Survey, Mineral Deposits Circular 20, p.87.

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