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All Nations mine, Moina - Middlesex District, Kentish municipality, Tasmania, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 29' 30'' South , 146° 5' 42'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -41.49167,146.09511


An abandoned underground wolframite mine, that still produces some nice specimens from the dumps, especially quartz crystals and some monazite. visitors should be wary for open stopes and shafts.

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Early Ordovician - Guzhangian
470 - 500.5 Ma
Denison Group and correlates

Age: Paleozoic (470 - 500.5 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Denison Group and correlates

Description: Marine to non-marine quartzose conglomerate-sandstone-siltstone sequences

Comments: sedimentary siliciclastic; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Sedimentary siliciclastic

Reference: Raymond, O.L., Liu, S., Gallagher, R., Zhang, W., Highet, L.M. Surface Geology of Australia 1:1 million scale dataset 2012 edition. Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia). [5]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License



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References

Jennings, I.B., 1979, Geological Survey Explanatory Report, Geological Atlas 1 Mile Series, zone 7 sheet 37 (8115S) Sheffield

MRT Document GSB29: The mining fields of Moina, Mt Claude, and Lorinna
Company Report - Onshore 88_2872: EL 26/85 - Narrawa, Annual Report 1987/1988
MRT Document OS_237: Report on the Bell Mount and Middlesex district
MRT Document GSB14: The Middlesex and Mount Claude Mining Field
MRT Document UR1943_181_198: Report on the Moina Mineral District.
MRT Document UR1954_030_56: Geological report on All Nations Mine and surrounding area
MRT Document UR1978_14: Proposed diamond drilling programme, All Nations mine, Moina
MRT Document ASR2000_03: An inventory of historic mine workings at the All Nations group of mines, Moina mineral field.

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