Mt Bertha Quarry, Mt Bertha Road, South Arthur Forests, Trowutta, Arthur River district, Circular Head municipality, Tasmania, Australia
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||41° 11' 55'' South , 145° 7' 19'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-41.1987676897, 145.122095575|
Large forestry quarry opened in Precambrian siltstones and slates containing veins and large sheets of pyrite cubes to 5 mm, some sheets of crystals measuring nearly 1 m across collected in the early 1990s exhibited wonderful rainbow-like colours.
Iron-stained wavellite discs were collected from this quarry in 2008.
The quarry has been abandoned for many years and the pyritic portions of the slate are now very weathered.
2 valid minerals.
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