AbstractsEarth & Environmental Science

An investigation of the metamorphism of the Orijärvi type with special reference to the zinc-lead deposits at Monauban-les-Mines, P.Q.

by Norman Leslie. Wilson

Institution: McGill University
Department: Department of Geology.
Degree: PhD
Year: 1939
Keywords: Geology.
Record ID: 1554864
Full text PDF: http://digitool.library.mcgill.ca/thesisfile131578.pdf


The zinc-lead deposits belonging to the Montauban mineralized zone are in the western part ot Montauban Township, Portneuf County, Quebec, near the village or Montauban-les-Mines. The Montauban mineralized zone may be traced from lot 322, Seignory of Price, across lots 39 to 45, inclusive, and into Block C of Montauban Township. The area is about 6 miles south of Montauban, formerly known as Notre Dame des Anges, which, by rail, is 52 miles from Quebec and 125 miles from Montreal. By road, Montauban-les-Mines is 78 miles from Quebec and 160 miles from Montreal. [...]