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Swaziland
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Swaziland is former British colony.
It is divided into four districts: Hhohho, Lubombo, Manzini and Shiselweni.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Aeschynite-(Y)
Albite
'Allanite'
Andalusite
'Apatite'
Arsenopyrite
Azurite
Baryte
Beryl
'Biotite'
Bornite
Calcite
Cassiterite
Cerussite
Chalcopyrite
'Chert'
Chromite
Cinnabar
Clinochrysotile
'Columbite'
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Corundum
Diamond
Diaspore
Dravite
Elbaite
Epidote
Euxenite-(Y)
Fluorite
Galena
'Garnet'
Goethite
Gold
Hematite
Hematite
var: Specularite

Ilmenite
Lepidolite
'Limonite'
Magnesite
Magnetite
Malachite
'Mica Group'
Microcline
Microlite Group
'Monazite'
Muscovite
'Olivine'
'Orthochrysotile'
'Parachrysotile'
'Perthite'
Phlogopite
Pyrite
Pyrophyllite
Quartz
Scheelite
Schorl
Siderite
Smithsonite
Sphalerite
Spodumene
Stichtite
'Tantalite'
Thorite
Topaz
'Tourmaline'
Zircon


66 entries listed. 49 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

Swaziland
Swaziland

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References

Hunter, D. R. (1962): The mineral resources of Swaziland. Swaziland Geol. Survey and Mines Dept., Bull. No. 2, 1-111.

Hunter, D. R., D. H. James, J. G. Urie (1963): Swaziland Geological Survey and Mines Department Bulletin No. 3, Geological Survey and Mines Department, Swaziland, xx pp.

Kroonenberg, S. B. (1978): Hand-out on rocks and geological history of Swaziland Geological Survey and Mines Department, Swaziland, xx pp.

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