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Anhydrite from
Madawaska Mine (Faraday Mine), Faraday Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Anhydrite
Formula:CaSO4
Comments:Occurs in pegmatite. Masson and Gordon say: Coarse crystalline anhydrite locally indicates uranium mineralization.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks and Minerals For the Collector (Geological Survey of Canada Misc Report 39); Hewitt, D. F. (1967) Pegmatite Mineral Resources of Ontario. Geological Survey of Canada Industrial Mineral Report 21; Masson, S. L., & Gordon, J. B. (1981). Radioactive mineral deposits of the Pembroke-Renfrew area. Ministry of Natural Resources.Survey, Mineral Deposits Circular 23, 155
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Diopside1 photo of Anhydrite associated with Diopside at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Anhydrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Madawaska Mine (Faraday Mine), Faraday Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
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