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Computer Tape of Molyfile – An Index-Level Computer File of Molybdenum Deposits and Occurrences in Canada, compiled by R.V. Kirkham, C. McCann, N. Prasad, A.E. Soregaroli, F.M. Vokes, and G. Wine

This file contains data for about 2240 molybdenum deposits and occurrences as printed in Appendix 2 of GSC Economic Geology Report 33, Part 2. It includes in fixed length digital records:

name(s), location, political province, geological province, geological age (if available), deposit type, major commodities, minor commodities, molybdenum status, reserves, and production.

The tape can be obtained, at user’s expense, only from: Director, Computer Science Centre, Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0E4.


{#902, July 1982 circular}


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