Ashburton Downs Station, Ashburton Shire, Western Australia, Australia
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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.
Mineral ListMineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
95 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
Rock Types RecordedEntries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
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Rock list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Localities in this Region
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Nickel, E.H. & Gartrell, B. J. (1993): Secondary Minerals from Ashburton Downs, Western Australia. Mineralogical Record 24: 203-216,218