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Mary Kathleen Mine (Mary Kathleen Uranium), Mary Kathleen district, Rosebud Station, Cloncurry Shire, Queensland, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 20° 44' 50'' South , 140° 0' 43'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -20.7471395117, 140.012050374

A uranium mine located east of Mt Isa. Closed about 1984.
The site has been rehabilitated but now shows signs of deterioration and leaching.

Note on the mineral list: bixbyite, calcite, halite, magnetite, sylvite, antarcticite, yttrotantalite-(Y)(?) are reported as daughter crystals in fluid inclusions in garnet (Kwak & Abeysinghe, 1987).

Mineral List

41 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Mining Annual Review (1985): 369.

Kwak T., & Abeysinghe, P. (1987): Rare earth and uranium minerals present as daughter crystals in fluid inclusions, Mary Kathleen U-REE skarn, Queensland, Australia. Mineralogical Magazine 51, 665-670.

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