Australasian Slate Quarry (Turquoise Bluff), Back Creek, George Town district, George Town municipality, Tasmania, Australia
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||41° 2' 38'' South , 147° 3' 16'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-41.04398599, 147.054306142|
An old slate quarry, worked intermittently, with some nearby gold mines. This site is also known for phosphates, especially turquoise and wavellite, in slate.
3 valid minerals.
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Bottrill, R.S. & Baker, W.E. (2008) A Catalogue of the Minerals of Tasmania. Bull. 73. Tasmanian Geological Survey