Lake George Antimony mine (Consolidated Durham mines; Resources Ltd. mine; Prince William mine; Brunswick mine), Lake George, Prince William Parish, York Co., New Brunswick, Canada
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||45° 50' 55'' North , 67° 2' 12'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||45.84861,-67.03667|
Antimony sulfide was first discovered in 1863.
There are 4 main Sb veins: the Hibbard, Prout, Brunswick and Lawrence.
This mine produced a small number of native antimony specimens that are the considered finest examples known.
27 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of 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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SABINA, A.P. (1967) Rocks & minerals for the collector: Eastern Townships and Gaspé, Quebec and parts of New Brunswick. Geological Survey of Canada Paper 66-51, 130.
SZYMAŃSKI, J.T. (1980): A redetermination of the structure of Sb2VO5, stibivanite, a new mineral. Canadian Mineralogist 18, 333-337.
WILSON, W.E. (1991) The Lake George antimony mine, New Brunswick. Mineralogical Record 22, 263-267.
Bailey, L.W., Report on the mines and minerals of New Brunswick. 1864.[?]