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File Created: 25-Jun-1999 by Larry Jones (LDJ)
Last Edit:  23-Mar-2009 by Gloria Robinson (GLR)

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Name ASPEN Mining Division Cariboo
BCGS Map 093O004
Status Showing NTS Map 093O03W
Latitude 055º 03' 20'' UTM 10 (NAD 83)
Longitude 123º 20' 00'' Northing 6101024
Easting 478707
Commodities Granite, Dimension Stone, Building Stone Deposit Types R03 : Dimension stone - granite
Tectonic Belt Omineca Terrane Cassiar
Capsule Geology

The Aspen claims cover an attractive pale pink, coarse-grained Cretaceous granite. In 1998, Hunter Humphries and Jim Bellevance quarried ten 10-tonne blocks and submitted them to a plant in Washington for preliminary processing and test marketing.

Bibliography
EMPR EXPL 1998-44
EMPR OF 1995-6; 1995-24
EMPR PF Chevron (R. Faulkner (1977): Field Notes II - Nation River Project; GSB (1976): Nation River - geological map; Chevron Standard Ltd. (1976): Certificate of Analysis - SP 1176; R. Faulkner (1977): Field notes III - Nation River; Chevron Standard Ltd. (1976): 1976 sample sites shown on GSB geological map; R. Faulkner (1977): Geochemical soil survey data sheets; Chevron Standard Ltd. (1976): Topographic map showing traverse and warm spots; R. Faulkner (1976): Field notes of Nation River Project)
GSC MAP 1634A
GSC MEM 425

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