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Spessartine from
Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia

Mineral Species
Species:Spessartine
Formula:Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
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.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyromorphite3 photos of Spessartine associated with Pyromorphite at this locality.
Bindheimite1 photo of Spessartine associated with Bindheimite at this locality.
Minium1 photo of Spessartine associated with Minium at this locality.
Cerussite1 photo of Spessartine associated with Cerussite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Spessartine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Localities for Spessartine in this region
No. 3 Lens (No. 3 lead lens), Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Spessartine
0.4km (0.3 miles) A Broken Hill Proprietary Mine (Proprietary Mine; BHP Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
1.4km (0.9 miles) B Zinc Corporation Mine (ZC Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
1.8km (1.1 miles) C Blackwood opencut, MMM Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
2.6km (1.6 miles) D North Mine (North Broken Hill Mine; NBH Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
15.3km (9.5 miles) E Melbourne Rockwell mine, Little Broken Hill, Broken Hill District, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
15.6km (9.7 miles) F Pinnacles Mine, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
40.3km (25.1 miles) G Allendale Mine, Northern Broken Hill Block, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
282.9km (175.8 miles) H Mawson Plateau, Mawson Plateau - Paralana Hot Springs area, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Station), North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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