Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World

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St-Andre (St.-Andre Avelin)

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Occurrence number: 
031-00-117
Country: 
Canada
Region: 
Montreal area
Location: 
Longitude: -74.33, Latitude: 45.57
Carbonatite: 
Yes

Carbonatite is reported at St-Andre in the SOQUEM Annual Report for 1968 (Gold and Marchand, 1969, p. 10) but no further details are available.

References: 
GOLD, D.P. and MARCHAND, M. 1969. The diatreme breccia pipes and dykes, and the related alnoite, kimberlite and carbonatite intrusions occurring in the Montreal and Oka areas, P.Q. Part 1: The alnoite, kimberlite, and diatreme breccia pipes and dykes. In Geology of the Monteregian Hills (Ed. G. Pouliot). Geological Association of Canada - Mineralogical Association of Canada, Guidebook: 5-42.
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