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Ashburton Downs Station, Ashburton Shire, Western Australia, Australia

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 23° South , 116° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~41km


Several mineral occurences are located on the Asburton Downs pastoral Station area.
Located in the Capricorn Range. The co-ordinates are roughly 23,22'S, 116,53'E.
Located to the south south-west of Ashburton Downs homestead.

Some detailed information is given on minerals in boxworks from Bali Lo. Beyond this specimens are found outside the boxworks. Due to the shear number of species, and limited space on Mindat it is not possible to describe each species. The 1993 reference (now out of print) provides a detailed description.

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96 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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References

Nickel, E.H., Gartrell, B.J. (1993) Secondary Minerals of Ashburton Downs Western Australia, Mineralogical Record (May-June 1993) 24:3: 203-218.

Marston, R.J. (1979) Copper Mineralization in Western Australia. Mineral Resources Bulletin 13, Geological Survey of Western Australia, 208p. 

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