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Brunswick No. 6 Mine, Bathurst Mining Camp, Bathurst Parish, Gloucester Co., New Brunswick, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 24' 30'' North , 65° 49' 21'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.40833,-65.82250
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


A large Cu, Pb, Zn and Ag mine developed in the 1950s.

Mineral List


38 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

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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References

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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, 118-119.
Lentz, D. R. (1999). Deformation-induced mass transfer in felsic volcanic rocks hosting the Brunswick No. 6 massive-sulfide deposit, New Brunswick: geochemical effects and petrogenetic implications. Canadian mineralogist, 37, 489-512.

External Links

http://dnre-mrne.gnb.ca/MineralOccurrence/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ng2NHqw1Xsc - Glen Ferguson, Xstrata Zinc Brunswick Mine, Bathurst,New Brunswick-"End of an Era" documentary (53 min).

 
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