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Mary Kathleen Mine, Mary Kathleen district, Mount Isa - Cloncurry area, Queensland, Australia
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Latitude: 20°44'S
Longitude: 139°29'E
 
 
A uranium mine located east of Mt Isa. Closed about 1984.

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

Actinolite
Albite
'Allanite'
Allanite-(Ce)
Andradite
Ankerite
Antarcticite
'Apatite'
Axinite-(Fe)
Bixbyite
Bustamite
Calcite
Chalcopyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Chrysocolla
Copper
Cuprite
Diopside
Dolomite
Epidote
Fluorapatite
Fluorite
Grossular
Halite
Hedenbergite
Hematite
Libethenite
Magnetite
Malachite
Marcasite
Microcline
Molybdenite
Prehnite
'Pumpellyite'
Pyrite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
'Scapolite'
Scheelite
Stillwellite-(Ce) (TL)
Sylvite
Titanite
Tremolite
Uraninite
Uranocircite
Yttrotantalite-(Y)


46 entries listed. 41 valid minerals. 1 type locality (valid mineral).

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References

- Mining Annual Review (1985): 369.
- T. Kwak & P. Abeysinghe (1987): Rare earth and uranium minerals present as daughter crystals in fluid inclusions, Mary Kathleen U-REE skarn, Queensland, Australia. Mineral. Mag. 51, 665-670.

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