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Bird River Mines (Ore Fault group of claims; Ore Fault deposit), Lac-du-Bonnet area, Manitoba, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 28' 40'' North , 95° 30' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.4777777778, -95.5
Located in Twp. 17, Range 15E.

Mineral List

21 entries listed. 18 valid minerals.

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Ritchie, Paul M. H. (1973) A study of the copper-nickel-zinc deposit of Bird River Mines Co. Ltd., Southeastern Manitoba. MS Thesis University of Manitoba.

SCOTT, S.D. & GASPARRINI, E. (1973) Argentian pentlandite,{Fe,Ni)8AgS8,from Bird River, Manitoba. Canadian Mineralogist 12, 165-168.

Murphy, L.A. and Theyer P. (2005) Geology, structure and mineralization of the Ore Fault property, Bird River greenstone belt, southeastern Manitoba (parts of NTS 52L5NE and 52L6NW); in Report of Activities 2005, Manitoba Industry, Economic Development and Mines, Manitoba Geological Survey, p. 156–160.

D. Good, C. Mealin, and P. Walford (2009): Geology of the Ore Fault Ni-Cu Deposit, Bird River Sill Complex, Manitoba. Exploration and Mining Geology 18, 41-57.
Bamburak, J.D. (1990). Metallic mines and mineral deposits of Manitoba, Manitoba Energy and Mines, Open File Report 90-2, 105 p.

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