|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||47° 21' 55'' North , 79° 53' 45'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||47.36528,-79.89611|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
An old cobalt mine. Exploration and development commenced in the Fall of 1905 and was intermittent until the 1960s. The mineralization was explored via 2 shafts (60 and 40 feet deep) and an adit with 2 levels developed.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
5 valid minerals.
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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1600 - 2500 Ma
|Huronian Supergroup (2.2 Ga to 2450 Ma); Cobalt Group; Lorrain Formation|
Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Lorrain Formation
Comments: Southern and Superior Province
Reference: Ontario Geological Survey. 1:250 000 scale bedrock geology of Ontario. ISBN 978-1-4435-5705-4. Miscellaneous Release–Data 126 - Revision 1. 
2300 - 2500 Ma
|Paleoproterozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Siderian (2300 - 2500 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Cobalt Group
Comments: Southern Province
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.