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Franzpoort Mine, Pretoria District (Tshwane District), Gauteng, South Africai
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Franzpoort MineMine
Pretoria District (Tshwane District)District
GautengProvince
South AfricaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
25° 41' 36'' South , 28° 24' 1'' East
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Cullinan25,490 (2012)12.6km
Pretoria1,619,438 (2016)22.0km
Centurion233,386 (2012)28.3km
Midstream25,000 (2016)32.1km
Ekangala37,650 (2018)34.9km


Silver mine on Franzpoort farm 332 JR, located east of Pretoria (coordinates are for the farm location). Operations began 1890 to 1898.

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Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Transvaal, South AfricaProvince (Former)
No minerals currently recorded for this locality.

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