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Broken Hill Proprietary Mine (Proprietary Mine; BHP Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
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Main shafts: Delprat shaft (separate locality) and Stewart shaft.


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Amphibole Supergroup
var: Uralite

Anatase
Anglesite
Arsenopyrite
Azurite
Bayldonite
Bernalite
Bournonite
Calcite
Cerussite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
Chlorargyrite
var: Bromian Chlorargyrite
Copper
Coronadite
Covellite
Cubanite
Cuprite
Diopside
Dyscrasite
Fluorite
Galena
Goethite
Gold
Gudmundite
Hemimorphite
Iodargyrite
Jalpaite
Kaolinite
'Limonite'
Linarite
Malachite
Marshite (TL)
Meneghinite
Miersite
Mimetite
Mottramite
'Psilomelane'
Pyrite
Pyromorphite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
Raspite (TL)
Rhodonite
Silver
Smithsonite
Spessartine
Sphalerite
Stolzite
Stromeyerite
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Ullmannite
'Wad'
Willyamite


57 entries listed. 49 valid minerals. 2 type localities (valid minerals).

Localities in this Region

Australia
  • New South Wales
    • Yancowinna Co.
      • Broken Hill
        • Broken Hill Proprietary Mine (Proprietary Mine; BHP Mine)

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References

- Ramdohr, P. (1950): Die Lagerst├Ątte von Broken Hill in New South Wales. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 2(4), 291-333 (in German).
- Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1088, 1090.
- Rocks & Minerals (1996): 71: 160-161.
- Worner, H. K. and Mitchell, R. W., eds. Birch, W. D. (et al) (1982) Minerals of Broken Hill, published by Australian Mining & Smelting Limited ISBN 0-909221-18-9

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