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Highway 28 road fill, Mayo Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canadai
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Highway 28 road fill- not defined -
Mayo TownshipTownship
Hastings Co.County
Ontario- not defined -
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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° 2' 53'' North , 77° 38' 21'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


*note* this is a road fill from when the highway was widened around 1994. It is located just west of Bessemer road where a small creek passes under the road. The mineralized material was transported from different roadcuts which were blasted to widen the road and get rid of some hills. These road cuts may no longer exhist as they are likely under the road. However roadcuts just about 100 feet away contain pyrite in a rusty schist-like rock. Quartz veins are also often found in this rock.

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Bancroft area (Bancroft district), Ontario, Canada

Area - 277 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apophyllite'
Habit: blades, patches
Colour: celadon, light greens
Reference: Personal Collection of Matthew Neuzil
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Description: calcite as hexagonal prisms
Reference: No reference listed
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Description: calcite as hexagonal prisms
Reference: No reference listed
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Description: calcite as hexagonal prisms
Reference: No reference listed
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description: calcite as hexagonal prisms
Reference: No reference listed
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Description: calcite as hexagonal prisms
Reference: No reference listed
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Personal Collection of Matthew Neuzil

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Epidote'9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Phlogopite'9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Titanite'9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
MgMagnesium
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2

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