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Lily Robertson Locality, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° 3' 56'' North , 77° 48' 38'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 45.06583,-77.81083
GeoHash:G#: f208m7gzs
Other regions containing this locality:Bancroft area (Bancroft district), Ontario, Canada
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


A blasted outcrop of white rock and cuts located near contact between nepheline gneiss and hornblende-plagioclase gneiss.

The deposit was exposed by Louis Moyd in 1947-48. the openings, on the northwest side of Robertson Hill, consist of a pit, a trench 30 m north of the pit and several other trenches to the northeast.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1986) Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Bancroft-Parry Sound area and Southern Ontario. Geological Survey of Canada, Miscellaneous Report 39, 1986, 182 p.
Cancrinite
Formula: (Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: http://www.geologyontario.mndm.gov.on.ca/mndmfiles/mdi/data/records/MDI31F04SW00071.html
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Fouts, C. (1998) Bancroft & District Mineral Collecting Guidebook. Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce, 50pp.
'Hydronephelite' ?
Reference: http://www.geologyontario.mndm.gov.on.ca/mndmfiles/mdi/data/records/MDI31F04SW00071.html
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Fouts, C. (1998) Bancroft & District Mineral Collecting Guidebook. Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce, 50pp. http://www.geologyontario.mndm.gov.on.ca/mndmfiles/mdi/data/records/MDI31F04SW00071.html
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Fouts, C. (1998) Bancroft & District Mineral Collecting Guidebook. Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce, 50pp.
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1986) Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Bancroft-Parry Sound area and Southern Ontario. Geological Survey of Canada, Miscellaneous Report 39, 1986, 182 p.
'Scapolite'
Reference: Fouts, C. (1998) Bancroft & District Mineral Collecting Guidebook. Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce, 50pp. http://www.geologyontario.mndm.gov.on.ca/mndmfiles/mdi/data/records/MDI31F04SW00071.html
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Reference: Fouts, C. (1998) Bancroft & District Mineral Collecting Guidebook. Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce, 50pp.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Fouts, C. (1998) Bancroft & District Mineral Collecting Guidebook. Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce, 50pp.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Fouts, C. (1998) Bancroft & District Mineral Collecting Guidebook. Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce, 50pp.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Molybdenite'2.EA.30MoS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Corundum'4.CB.05Al2O3
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Spinel'4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Cancrinite'9.FB.05(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
'Nepheline'9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
'Sodalite'9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Hydronephelite' ?-
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Cancrinite76.2.5.3(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Hydronephelite' ?-
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
O CorundumAl2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
MgMagnesium
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SSulfur
S Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
S MolybdeniteMoS2
ClChlorine
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
KPotassium
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
CaCalcium
Ca Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2

References

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Hewitt, D. F. and James W. (1955) Geology of Dungannon and Mayo Townships, Ontario Department of Mines, Sixty-Fourth Annual report, ARV64, Pt.8, P.44.
Satterly, J. (1977) A Catalogue of the Ontario Localities Represented by The Mineral Collection of the Royal Ontario Museum; Ontario Geological Survey Miscellaneous Paper MP70, 464p. at pp.124-125.
Sabina, A. P. (1986) Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Bancroft-Parry Sound area and Southern Ontario. Geological Survey of Canada, Miscellaneous Report 39, 1986, 182 p. page 7.
Fouts, C. (1998) Bancroft & District Mineral Collecting Guidebook. Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce, 50pp.

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