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File Created: 24-Jul-1985 by BC Geological Survey (BCGS)
Last Edit:  12-Nov-2014 by Laura deGroot (LDG)

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NMI 104J16 Asb1
Name DEASE LAKE, ELLERT Mining Division Liard
BCGS Map 104J080
Status Showing NTS Map 104J16E
Latitude 058º 46' 03'' UTM 09 (NAD 83)
Longitude 130º 05' 38'' Northing 6514680
Easting 436732
Commodities Asbestos Deposit Types M06 : Ultramafic-hosted asbestos
Tectonic Belt Intermontane Terrane Cache Creek
Capsule Geology

The Dease Lake occurrence is located on the east side of Dease Lake near its north end, about 200 metres east of Highway 37.

At the showing, asbestos occurs as very small veins in upper Mississippian-Permian serpentinite of the Cache Creek Complex.

EMPR OF 1995-25; 1996-11
EMPR PF (Whiting, B.H. (1980): Report on Physical Work for the Ellert Project; 104J General
File - Claim map 73M, Dec. 1970; Prospectors Report 1998-41 by Gerry Diakow)
GSC MAP 9-1957; 21-1962; 1418A; 1712A; 1713A
GSC OF 707; 2779
GSC P 68-48
GSC SUM RPT 1925, Part A, pp. 33A-99A