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Xitian W-Sn deposit, Xitian W-Sn ore field, Chaling Co., Zhuzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China

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Name(s) in local language(s): 锡田钨锡矿, 锡田钨锡矿田, 茶陵县, 株洲市, 湖南省, 中国
Skarn, greisen and structure-controlled altered rock type tungsten-tin-polymetallic deposit, occurring in the outer rim of the Xitian granite intrusion.

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Xinhua Cai and Baohua Jia (2006): Discovery of the Xitian tin deposit, Hunan, and its ore potential. Geology in China 33(5), 1100-1108 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Huihuan Xu, Shichong Wu, Yangchun Yu, Youhang Xie, and Weiping Long (2006): Geological Characteristics and Ore-Controlling Factors of Xitian Skarn-type W-Sn Deposit in Hunan Province. Geology and Mineral Resources of South China 2006(2), 37-42 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Guoqing Liu, Shichong Wu, Andao Du, Jianming Fu, Xiaojun Yang, Zhihua Tang and Junqi Wei (2008): Metallogenic ages of the Xitian tungsten-tin deposit, eastern Hunan Province. Geotectonica et Metallogenia 32(1), 63-71 (in Chinese with English anstract).

Baolin Long, Shichong Wu, and Huihuang Xu (2009): Geological characteristics and exploration potential of the Xitian W-Sn-polymetallic deposit, Hunan Province. Geology and Exploration 45(3), 229-234.

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