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Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia

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Detailed Mineral List:
Adamite
Reference: Mineralogical Record: 19: 472-478; Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © John Haupt. Adamite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Adamite var: Cuprian Adamite
Reference: Mineralogical Record: 19: 427-428.
Photo: © 2002 John H. Betts. Cuprian Adamite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Agardite-(Y)
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © R.D.Green. Agardite-(Y) from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Anglesite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Elmar Lackner. Anglesite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Antlerite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
'Apatite'
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Aragonite
Reference: Mineralogical Record: 19: 428; Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Arseniosiderite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Arsenopyrite
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Atacamite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Aurichalcite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Azurite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Greg Murray. Azurite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Baryte
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Baryte from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Bastnäsite-(Ce) from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Bayldonite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Knut Eldjarn. Bayldonite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Beraunite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Beudantite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
'Beudantite-Segnitite Series'
Locality: No. 3 Lens, Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Bindheimite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Boleite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Brent Thorne 2009. Boleite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Brianyoungite
Description: Collected from the Kintore and Block 14 dumps at the Pinnacles Mine.
Reference: BIRCH, W.D. (ed.). 1999. Minerals of Broken Hill
Brochantite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: Brochantite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Bromargyrite
Reference: Mineralogical Record: 19: 429; Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Calcite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Campigliaite
Reference: Private Collection
Photo: © crocoite.com. Campigliaite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Carminite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: Carminite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Cerussite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.; Elliott, P. (2010). Crystal Chemistry of Cadmium Oxysalt and associated Minerals from Broken Hill, New South Wales (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Adelaide).
Photo: © Greg Murray. Cerussite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Chalcanthite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Chalcophanite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Knut Eldjarn. Chalcophanite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Chalcopyrite
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Chalcosiderite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Chlorargyrite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © Knut Eldjarn. Chlorargyrite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Chrysocolla
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Conichalcite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © J.Ralph. Conichalcite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Connellite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: Connellite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Copper
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Keith Compton. Copper from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Corkite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Crawford. Corkite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Cornwallite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Coronadite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.; Smithsonite: Think Zinc (2010) Extra Lapis English No. 13; Elliott, P. (2010). Crystal Chemistry of Cadmium Oxysalt and associated Minerals from Broken Hill, New South Wales (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Adelaide).
Covellite
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Crandallite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Cryptomelane
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Cuprite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Cyrilovite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Dolomite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Ben Grguric. Dolomite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Dufrénite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Duftite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Faustite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Fornacite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Gahnite
Reference: O’Brien, J. J., Spry, P. G., Teale, G. S., Jackson, S. E., & Rogers, D. (2015). Major and Trace Element Chemistry of Gahnite as an Exploration Guide to Broken Hill-Type Pb-Zn-Ag Mineralization in the Broken Hill Domain, New South Wales, Australia. Economic Geology, 110(4), 1027-1057.; Spry, P. G., Teale, G. T., & Heimann, A. (2003). Speculations concerning the origin and exploration significance of lode rocks in the Curnamona Province. Geosc Aust Record, 13, 162-165.
Galena
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: Galena from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
'Garnet'
Locality: No. 3 Lens, Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Gartrellite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Goethite
Reference: Elliott, P. (2010). Crystal Chemistry of Cadmium Oxysalt and associated Minerals from Broken Hill, New South Wales (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Adelaide).
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © JSS. Goethite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Goslarite var: Mangangoslarite
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index", p428]
Graphite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Gypsum
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
'Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series'
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © JSS. Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Hawleyite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Hemimorphite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Hidalgoite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Hidalgoite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Hinsdalite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Hinsdalite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Hopeite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Hydrocerussite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Hydrozincite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Iodargyrite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Brent Thorne. Iodargyrite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Jarosite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Kaolinite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Kaolinite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Kidwellite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Kintoreite (TL)
Type Locality: Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Reference: [Mineralogical Magazine(1995) 51, 143-148; MinRec 27:302]; Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © 2008 JBS. Kintoreite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Kleemanite
Reference: Pring, A. & Birch, W. D. (1989): Kleemanite from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Australian Mineralogist 4, 123-125; Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Kolitschite (TL)
Type Locality: Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Description: Indistinguishable from segnitite.
Reference: Grey, I. E., Mumme, W. G., Bordet, P. & Mills, S. J. (2008) A new crystal-chemical variation of the alunite-type structure in monoclinic PbZn0.5Fe3(AsO4)2(OH)6. Canadian Mineralogist, 46(5), 1355–1364. Mills, S. J., Grey, I. E., Mumme, W. G., Miyawaki, R., Matsubara, S., Bordet, P., Birch, W. D. & Raudsepp, M. (2008) Kolitschite, Pb[Zn0.5,0.5]Fe3(AsO4)2(OH)6, a new mineral from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 14(2), 63–67; Mills, S. J. & Birch, W. D. (2009): Kolitschit, ein neues Arsenatmineral aus Australien. Mineralien-Welt 21 (1), 82-85 (in German).
Ktenasite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Langite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Leadhillite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Leucophosphite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Richard Bayerl. Leucophosphite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Linarite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Pat Sutton. Linarite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Malachite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997); Elliott, P. (2010). Crystal Chemistry of Cadmium Oxysalt and associated Minerals from Broken Hill, New South Wales (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Adelaide).
Marshite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Mawbyite (TL)
Type Locality: Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Reference: AM 1989, 1377-81
Photo: © crocoite.com. Mawbyite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Miersite
Reference: Nature (1896) 57, 574
Photo: © Fritz Schreiber. Miersite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Mimetite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © Alan Goldstein. Mimetite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Minium
Reference: Mineralogical Mag. Dec 1990, Vol 54
Photo: © Keith F Compton. Minium from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Mottramite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Mottramite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Munakataite
Reference: Elliott, P. (2010). Crystal Chemistry of Cadmium Oxysalt and associated Minerals from Broken Hill, New South Wales (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Adelaide).
Muscovite
Description: vanadian
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Muscovite var: Illite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Natrodufrénite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Natrojarosite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Olivenite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: Olivenite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Opal var: Opal-AN
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Paratacamite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Pharmacosiderite
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Philipsbornite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Plumbogummite
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Plumbojarosite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Pseudomalachite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Pyrite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Pyromorphite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © . Pyromorphite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Quartz
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
'Rhabdophane'
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Rhabdophane-(Ce)
Reference: Birch, W. D., ed. (1999): The minerals of Broken Hill. Broken Hill City Council and Museum of Victoria, Broken Hill, Australia, 289 pp.
Rhodochrosite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997); Smithsonite: Think Zinc (2010) Extra Lapis English No. 13
Photo: © crocoite.com. Rhodochrosite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Rockbridgeite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Rosasite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Sampleite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © John Haupt. Sampleite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Schulenbergite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © John Haupt. Schulenbergite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Scorodite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Segnitite (TL)
Type Locality: Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Reference: AM 1992, 656-9, Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © John Haupt. Segnitite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Serpierite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Alan Goldstein. Serpierite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Shannonite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Silver
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Pedro González. Silver from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Smithsonite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997); Smithsonite: Think Zinc (2010) Extra Lapis English No. 13
Photo: © R Bottrill. Smithsonite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Spangolite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Spessartine
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Photo: © Alan Goldstein. Spessartine from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Sphalerite
Stolzite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: Stolzite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Strengite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Fritz Schreiber. Strengite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Sulphur
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Sulphur from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Tarbuttite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Tocornalite ?
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Tsumcorite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © John Haupt. Tsumcorite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Turquoise
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Variscite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Vauquelinite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: Vauquelinite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Wulfenite
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © John Haupt. Wulfenite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Yancowinnaite (TL)
Type Locality: No. 3 Lens, Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Reference: Elliott, P. and Pring, A. (2010) Yancowinnaite, IMA 2010-030. CNMNC Newsletter, August 2010, page 800; Mineralogical Magazine, 74, 797-800; Elliott, P., and Pring, A. (2015) Yancowinnaite, a new mineral from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 17, 73–76.
Zincrosasite
Reference: [MinRec 19:432]; Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)


128 entries listed. 119 valid minerals. 5 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

References

- Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
- Elliott, P. (1996): Mimetite and Wulfenite from the Kintore Opencut Broken Hill New South Wales. Mineralogical Record, 27, 375-380.
- Birch, W.D. and van der Heyden, A. (1997): Minerals of the Kintore and Block 14 open cuts at Broken Hill NSW. Australian Journal of Mineralogy: 3: 23-71.
- Birch, W.D. (1999). Minerals of Broken Hill. Publisher Broken Hill Council (Melbourne).
- Grey, I. E., Mumme, W. G., Bordet, P. & Mills, S. J. (2008) A new crystal-chemical variation of the alunite-type structure in monoclinic PbZn0.5Fe3(AsO4)2(OH)6, Canadian Mineralogist, 46(5), 1355–1364.
- Mills, S. J., Grey, I. E., Mumme, W. G., Miyawaki, R., Matsubara, S., Bordet, P., Birch, W. D. & Raudsepp, M. (2008): Kolitschite, Pb[Zn0.5,0.5]Fe3(AsO4)2(OH)6, a new mineral from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 14(2), 63–67.
- Mills, S. J. & Birch, W. D. (2009) Kolitschit, ein neues Arsenatmineral aus Australien. Mineralien-Welt, 21(1), 82-85 (in German).

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