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File Created: 24-Jul-1985 by BC Geological Survey (BCGS)
Last Edit:  12-Mar-1991 by Greg K. Kulla (Fox Consultants) (GKK)

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NMI
Name IMPERIAL PACIFIC Mining Division Liard
BCGS Map 094A022
Status Showing NTS Map 094A05W
Latitude 056º 15' 30'' UTM 10 (NAD 83)
Longitude 121º 45' 11'' Northing 6235531
Easting 577247
Commodities Fluorite Deposit Types
Tectonic Belt Foreland Terrane Ancestral North America
Capsule Geology

The Imperial Pacific Groundbirch No. 5-5-84-24 well is located in Section 5, Township 84, Range 24, 56 kilometres west of the town of Fort St. John.

Fluorite, observed in drill core from a depth of 1405.9 to 1410.5 metres, is hosted in Upper Triassic Baldonnel Formation dolomite. Light purple to purple fluorite crystals of varied form, observed in the interstitial vugs of the porous dolomite, were associated with minor bitumen stringers.

Bibliography
EMPR OF 1992-16
GSC MAP 17-1958
Journal of the Alberta Society of Petroleum Geologists, *Vol 7, #8, p. 181

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