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Quartz from
Ontario Gem Mine, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Colour:Red, White, Black, Smoky
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Ontario Gem Company
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluorite3 photos of Quartz associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Calcite3 photos of Quartz associated with Calcite at this locality.
Baryte2 photos of Quartz associated with Baryte at this locality.
Galena1 photo of Quartz associated with Galena at this locality.
Goethite1 photo of Quartz associated with Goethite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ontario Gem Mine, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
2.0km (1.2 miles) A Dorion Amethyst Mine, Mineral Lot A, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
3.6km (2.2 miles) B Enterprise Mine, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
5.5km (3.4 miles) C Bill's Old Amethyst Mine, Pearl Station area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
6.0km (3.7 miles) D Blue Point Amethyst Mine, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
6.1km (3.8 miles) E Diamond Willow Mine, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
6.5km (4.0 miles) F Pearl Station area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
6.7km (4.2 miles) G Detroit-Algoma Mine, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
7.0km (4.4 miles) H Barrett Mine (Noyes South mine; Breezy Mountain mine), McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
8.0km (5.0 miles) I Gagnon Falls occurrence (Noyes North occurrence), McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
10.5km (6.5 miles) J Thunder Bay Amethyst Mine (Amethyst Mine Panorama), McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
12.0km (7.5 miles) K Silver Lake occurrence, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
18.0km (11.2 miles) L Pass Lake area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
29.4km (18.3 miles) M 7Z Mine, MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
35.3km (21.9 miles) N Silver Harbour Mine (Beck Mine; Three A Mine; 3 A), MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
37.9km (23.5 miles) O Arsenic occurrence (Cross Property), Edward Island, Porphyry Island Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
44.8km (27.8 miles) P Silver Islet mine, Silver Islet, Sibley Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
46.0km (28.6 miles) Q Mt Baldy occurrence (David Galley occurrence), MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
46.7km (29.0 miles) R Thunder Bay Agate mine, MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
46.9km (29.1 miles) S St. Ignace Island area, St.Ignace Island Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
48.0km (29.8 miles) T Thunder Bay Mine, MacGregor Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
48.2km (29.9 miles) U Terry Fox Monument road cut, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
51.9km (32.2 miles) V Shuniah Mine (Duncan), McIntyre Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
54.0km (33.5 miles) W Lawrence occurrence, Patience Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
57.5km (35.7 miles) X Emmons mine, McIntyre Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
61.4km (38.1 miles) Y Tobin Harbor, Isle Royale National Park, Lake Superior, Keweenaw Co., Michigan, USA
65.0km (40.4 miles) Z Mott Island, Isle Royale National Park, Lake Superior, Keweenaw Co., Michigan, USA
66.3km (41.2 miles) 0 Caribou Island, Isle Royale National Park, Lake Superior, Keweenaw Co., Michigan, USA
68.4km (42.5 miles) 1 Conglomerate Bay, Isle Royale National Park, Lake Superior, Keweenaw Co., Michigan, USA
69.4km (43.1 miles) 2 McKellar Island (South McKellar Island), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
72.7km (45.2 miles) 3 Unnamed pegmatite, Hanson Lake Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
73.2km (45.5 miles) 4 Marino Mountain mine, McTavish Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
74.4km (46.2 miles) 5 Highway 17 roadcut (Rossport; Pays Plat; Sunset vein), Yesno Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
77.1km (47.9 miles) 6 Paresseux Rapids occurrence, Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
78.0km (48.5 miles) 7 Parsons Mine (Lily of the Valley Mine), Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
79.3km (49.3 miles) 8 Georgia Lake spodumene pegmatites, Barbara Lake Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
79.5km (49.4 miles) 9 Federal Mine (Copeland's vein), Paipoonge Township, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada
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