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Martin Lake mine, Beaverlodge Lake area, Saskatchewan, Canadai
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Beaverlodge Lake areaArea
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59° 32' 44'' North , 108° 33' 10'' West
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A uranium mine. Harris 1970 describes the locality of the mine as follows: " Martin Lake Mine located at the northeast corner of Martin Lake, Saskatchewan, in the neck of land between Beaverlodge.
Lake and Martin Lake, which is south of the road from Beaverlodge to
uranium city.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


20 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Athabascaite (TL)
Formula: Cu5Se4
Type Locality:
Reference: HARRIS, D.C., CABRI, L.J. & KAIMAN, S. (1969): A new copper selenide from Martin Lake, Saskatchewan. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 135 136 (abstr.). HARRIS, D.C., CABRI, L.J. & KAIMAN, S. (1970): Athabascaite, a new copper selenide mineral from Martin Lake, Saskatchewan. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 207-215. Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: HARRIS, D.C., CABRI, L.J. & KAIMAN, S. (1970): Athabascaite, a new copper selenide mineral from Martin Lake, Saskatchewan. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 207-215.; Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.
Berzelianite
Formula: Cu2Se
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.; Dieng, S., Kyser, K., & Godin, L. (2015). Genesis of multifarious uranium mineralization in the Beaverlodge area, northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Economic Geology, 110(1), 209-240.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: HARRIS, D.C., CABRI, L.J. & KAIMAN, S. (1970): Athabascaite, a new copper selenide mineral from Martin Lake, Saskatchewan. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 207-215.; Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.; Dieng, S., Kyser, K., & Godin, L. (2015). Genesis of multifarious uranium mineralization in the Beaverlodge area, northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Economic Geology, 110(1), 209-240.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.; Dieng, S., Kyser, K., & Godin, L. (2015). Genesis of multifarious uranium mineralization in the Beaverlodge area, northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Economic Geology, 110(1), 209-240.
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.; Dieng, S., Kyser, K., & Godin, L. (2015). Genesis of multifarious uranium mineralization in the Beaverlodge area, northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Economic Geology, 110(1), 209-240.
Eskebornite
Formula: CuFeSe2
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 10, pp.787-796 (1972)
Eucairite
Formula: AgCuSe
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 10, pp.787-796 (1972)
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: HARRIS, D.C., CABRI, L.J. & KAIMAN, S. (1970): Athabascaite, a new copper selenide mineral from Martin Lake, Saskatchewan. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 207-215.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Dieng, S., Kyser, K., & Godin, L. (2015). Genesis of multifarious uranium mineralization in the Beaverlodge area, northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Economic Geology, 110(1), 209-240.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 10, pp.787-796 (1972); Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.; Dieng, S., Kyser, K., & Godin, L. (2015). Genesis of multifarious uranium mineralization in the Beaverlodge area, northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Economic Geology, 110(1), 209-240.
Klockmannite
Formula: CuSe
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Dieng, S., Kyser, K., & Godin, L. (2015). Genesis of multifarious uranium mineralization in the Beaverlodge area, northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Economic Geology, 110(1), 209-240.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Dieng, S., Kyser, K., & Godin, L. (2015). Genesis of multifarious uranium mineralization in the Beaverlodge area, northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Economic Geology, 110(1), 209-240.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: HARRIS, D.C., CABRI, L.J. & KAIMAN, S. (1970): Athabascaite, a new copper selenide mineral from Martin Lake, Saskatchewan. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 207-215.; Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484
Tyrrellite
Formula: Cu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484
Umangite
Formula: Cu3Se2
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484; Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 10, pp.787-796 (1972); Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484
Uraninite var: Pitchblende
Formula: UO2
Reference: Tremblay, L. P. (1978). Geology of the Beaverlodge mining area, Saskatchewan (No. GSCAN-M--367). Geological Survey of Canada.; Dieng, S., Kyser, K., & Godin, L. (2015). Genesis of multifarious uranium mineralization in the Beaverlodge area, northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Economic Geology, 110(1), 209-240.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Athabascaite (TL)2.BA.25Cu5Se4
Berzelianite2.BA.20Cu2Se
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Clausthalite2.CD.10PbSe
Eskebornite2.CB.10aCuFeSe2
Eucairite2.BA.50AgCuSe
Klockmannite2.CA.05bCuSe
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Tyrrellite2.DA.05Cu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
Umangite2.BA.25Cu3Se2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
var: Pitchblende4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Berzelianite2.4.10.1Cu2Se
Eucairite2.4.6.2AgCuSe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Umangite2.5.1.1Cu3Se2
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Clausthalite2.8.1.2PbSe
Klockmannite2.8.12.2CuSe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Eskebornite2.9.1.2CuFeSe2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Tyrrellite2.10.1.4Cu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Miscellaneous
Athabascaite (TL)2.16.17.1Cu5Se4
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
-UO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O UraniniteUO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe EskeborniteCuFeSe2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
CoCobalt
Co TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
NiNickel
Ni TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
CuCopper
Cu AthabascaiteCu5Se4
Cu UmangiteCu3Se2
Cu BerzelianiteCu2Se
Cu KlockmanniteCuSe
Cu EskeborniteCuFeSe2
Cu TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
Cu CopperCu
Cu EucairiteAgCuSe
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
SeSelenium
Se AthabascaiteCu5Se4
Se UmangiteCu3Se2
Se ClausthalitePbSe
Se BerzelianiteCu2Se
Se KlockmanniteCuSe
Se EskeborniteCuFeSe2
Se TyrrelliteCu(Co3+,Ni3+)2Se4
Se EucairiteAgCuSe
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag EucairiteAgCuSe
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb ClausthalitePbSe
UUranium
U UraniniteUO2
U Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2

References

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HARRIS, D.C., CABRI, L.J. & KAIMAN, S. (1969): A new copper selenide from Martin Lake, Saskatchewan. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 135-136 (abstr.).
HARRIS, D.C., CABRI, L.J. & KAIMAN, S. (1970): Athabascaite, a new copper selenide mineral from Martin Lake, Saskatchewan. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 207-215.
Econ Geol (1997) 92:468-484
Liang, R. (2015). Characterization of Fluids Associated with Vein-type Uranium Mineralization in the Beaverlodge Uranium District, Northern Saskatchewan: Field, Petrographic, Fluid Inclusion and CO Isotope Studies (Doctoral dissertation, Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Regina).

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