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Iron Duke Mine, Iron Duke Complex, Middleback Range, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Latitude: 33°16'24"S
Longitude: 137°6'55"E
 
 
A large operating open cut iron mine, run by OneSteel. Access is difficult. The workforce is based in Whyalla. Hosted by a magnetite-hematite rich Proterozoic iron formation, running over 60km, with several major mines.

Mineral List

Baryte
Bornite
Calcite
Chalcanthite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
Dolomite
Dufrénite
Goethite
Hematite
Jarosite
Magnesite
Magnetite
Malachite
Nontronite
Pyrite
Pyrolusite
Quartz
Siderite
Talc


20 entries listed. 20 valid minerals.

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References

Whyalla SI5308 1: 250 000 Mineral Occurrence Map

Francis, G.L., 2010. Minerals from the South Middleback Range deposits 2003-2008. (self published) 44pp.

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