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Crown Mines Area (Crown Section Mines), Johannesburg, Johannesburg District (Central Rand), Gauteng, South Africai
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View of the Johannesburg underground gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Crown Mines Area, Johannesburg, Johannesburg District, Gauteng, South Africa
View of the Johannesburg gold mining area, ca. 1925.

Crown Mines Area, Johannesburg, Johannesburg District, Gauteng, South Africa
View of the Johannesburg underground gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Crown Mines Area, Johannesburg, Johannesburg District, Gauteng, South Africa
View of the Johannesburg gold mining area, ca. 1925.

Crown Mines Area, Johannesburg, Johannesburg District, Gauteng, South Africa
View of the Johannesburg underground gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Crown Mines Area, Johannesburg, Johannesburg District, Gauteng, South Africa
View of the Johannesburg gold mining area, ca. 1925.

Crown Mines Area, Johannesburg, Johannesburg District, Gauteng, South Africa
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 26° 13' 28'' South , 28° 0' 37'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -26.22444,28.01028
GeoHash:G#: ke7fv3urw
Locality type:Area
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters


A gold mine in the Witwatersrand Reef which produced over 1,000,000 oz. Au per year (1935 timeframe). DRD Gold operates this mine.

Regions containing this locality

Transvaal, South Africa

Province (Former) - 838 mineral species & varietal names listed

Witwatersrand Gold Fields, South Africa

Mining Region - 278 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Metal Mining Mining Geol(1937):A.I.M.E.:303.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au

List of minerals for each chemical element

AuGold
Au GoldAu

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Metal Mining Mining Geol. (1937): A.I.M.E.: 303.
Journal of the South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (1973): 185, 187.


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