Willyung Hill Quarry, Albany, Albany Shire, Western Australia, Australia
This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||34° 56' 46'' South , 117° 50' 54'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-34.9461260699, 117.848337228|
Located 10 kilometres north north-west of Albany, and is a large modern quarry, on the eastern slopes of Willyung Hill. Most is the Cemex aggregate quarry (2010), but further up the hill is a small quarry for the Albany Monumental Masons.
Willyung Hill consists of granite megacrystic grey biotite syenogranite, containing large well formed K-feldspar megacrysts, aligned with the north trending igneous foliation.
4 valid minerals.
Rock Types RecordedEntries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!
This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
Fetherston, J.M. (2010), Dimension Stone in Western Australia, Volume 2, Mineral Resources Bulletin 24, Department of Mines and Petroleum, State Government of Western Australia, 2010