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Magnetite from
Bentley Lake occurrence (Madawaska mine property), Faraday Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada

Classification
Species:Magnetite
Habit:large sharp octahedral crystals
Colour:dark metalic gray
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Robinson & Chamberlain (1982) - Mineralogical Record v14 n2; Joyce, D. K. (2006) Calcite Vein-Dikes of the Grenville Geological Province, Ontario, Canada. Rocks and Minerals 81:34-42; Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines,MDI Number: MDI31F04SW00297
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Biotite4 photos of Magnetite associated with Biotite at this locality.
Ilmenite3 photos of Magnetite associated with Ilmenite at this locality.
Fluorapatite2 photos of Magnetite associated with Fluorapatite at this locality.
Feldspar Group2 photos of Magnetite associated with Feldspar Group at this locality.
Apatite1 photo of Magnetite associated with Apatite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Magnetite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bentley Lake occurrence (Madawaska mine property), Faraday Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Magnetite
1.8km (1.1 miles) A Greyhawk Mine, Faraday Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
7.3km (4.5 miles) B Silver Crater Mine (Basin Property), Faraday Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
7.4km (4.6 miles) C Eagles Nest occurrence, Town of Bancroft, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
9.4km (5.9 miles) D Lily Robertson Locality, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
9.7km (6.0 miles) E Cancrinite Hill, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
9.8km (6.1 miles) F Bicroft Mine (Centre Lake Mine), Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
9.9km (6.1 miles) G Princess Sodalite Quarry (Princess Quarry), Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
9.9km (6.2 miles) H Davis Hill Locality, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
10.9km (6.8 miles) I Vardy Quarry, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
11.2km (7.0 miles) J Highway 62 north roadcut, Monteagle Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
11.7km (7.3 miles) K Coe Hill Gold occurrences, Wollaston Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
15.1km (9.4 miles) L McCormack Mine (North and South), Monteagle Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
15.4km (9.6 miles) M York River Skarn (York River Tactite Zone), York River area, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
15.8km (9.8 miles) N Highway 28 East tourmaline occurrence, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
16.3km (10.1 miles) O Plunkett Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
16.4km (10.2 miles) P Cairns Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
16.5km (10.3 miles) Q Davis Quarry, Dungannon Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
16.6km (10.3 miles) R Dyno Mine, Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
17.2km (10.7 miles) S MacDonald Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
17.2km (10.7 miles) T Canada Radium Mine, Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
17.6km (10.9 miles) U West Lake Mine, Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
18.6km (11.6 miles) V Woodcox Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
18.9km (11.7 miles) W Kenmac Chibougamau Mine, Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
19.6km (12.2 miles) X Thompson Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
20.3km (12.6 miles) Y Harcourt Graphite Mine, Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
20.5km (12.7 miles) Z Patterson occurrence, Herschel Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
20.5km (12.7 miles) 0 Halo Mine, Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
20.5km (12.7 miles) 1 Tripp Mine (Nu-Age Mine), Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
20.9km (13.0 miles) 2 Dwyer Fluorite Mine, Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
21.1km (13.1 miles) 3 National Graphite Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
21.2km (13.2 miles) 4 Richardson Mine (Fission Mine), Cardiff Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
22.0km (13.7 miles) 5 Bessemer Mine, Mayo Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
23.6km (14.7 miles) 6 Wilberforce Graphite Mine (Virginia Graphite Mine), Monmouth Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
23.9km (14.9 miles) 7 Rankin Mine, Mayo Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
24.5km (15.3 miles) 8 Childs Mine, Mayo Township, Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada
25.4km (15.8 miles) 9 Desmont Mine (Homer Yellowknife prospect), Monmouth Township, Haliburton Co., Ontario, Canada
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