Lucky Strike Mine, Buchans, Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||48° 49' 23'' North , 56° 51' 58'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||48.82306,-56.86611|
Three mines: MacLean, Rothermere and Lucky Strike mines were developed near Buchans on the same Zn-Pb-Cu-Ag, deposit.
27 valid minerals.
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Rocks & Minerals: 22: 1126;
Bureau of Mines Mineral Trade Notes (Jul 1947); Dana 7:I:203;
Mining Annual Review(1985):56,308,311. A copper-lead-zinc-silver mine owned by ASARCO-Price (Abitibi-Price). Started 1928 and closed September, 1984.