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Calcite from
Silver Islet mine, Silver Islet, Sibley Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[MinRec 1996]; Sessional papers (1908) - Legislature of the Province of Ontario, Volume XL Part 1
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Silver3 photos of Calcite associated with Silver at this locality.
Acanthite2 photos of Calcite associated with Acanthite at this locality.
Pyrrhotite1 photo of Calcite associated with Pyrrhotite at this locality.
Sphalerite1 photo of Calcite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Silver Islet mine, Silver Islet, Sibley Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
13.0km (8.1 miles) Arsenic occurrence (Cross Property), Edward Island, Porphyry Island Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
14.1km (8.8 miles) Barite Occurrence, Porphyry Island, Porphyry Island Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
24.8km (15.4 miles) Silver Harbour Mine (Beck Mine; Three A Mine; 3 A), MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
27.8km (17.3 miles) McKellar Island (South McKellar Island), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
31.2km (19.4 miles) McNamara quarry, MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
31.7km (19.7 miles) Thunder Bay Mine, MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
34.0km (21.1 miles) Shuniah Mine (Duncan), McIntyre Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
38.8km (24.1 miles) Emmons mine, McIntyre Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
41.2km (25.6 miles) Detroit-Algoma Mine, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
41.6km (25.9 miles) Thunder Bay Amethyst Mine (Amethyst Mine Panorama), McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
 
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