Roodekrans Mine, Pretoria District (Tshwane District), Gauteng, South Africai
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|Pretoria District (Tshwane District)||District|
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25° 50' 23'' South , 27° 56' 34'' East
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Silver mine on Roodekrans farm 492 JQ, west of Pretoria (coordinates are for the farm location). In operation between 1906-1907 producing over 75 tons of ore, 45 tons of lead and 85 kg of silver.
Regions containing this locality
|Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)||Tectonic Plate|
|Transvaal, South Africa||Province (Former)|
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|Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts|
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|Group 2 - SULFIDES|
|AmXp, with m:p = 1:1|
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Second reference - A History of Silver Mining in the greater Pretoria region, 1885-1999 by Graham Walter Reeks. Graham refers to this mine as the Transvaal Silver & Lead Mines Ltd and reference the ore tonnage as above. (Stephen J Gomersall)
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