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Anster Pegmatite, Barrow Creek Pegmatite Field, Barrow Creek, Barkly Region, Northern Territory, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 21° 21' 22'' South , 133° 58' 13'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -21.3561850482, 133.970455034


The Anster pegmatite is in the vicinity of the Millar's Workings location, with the Tommy's Show, Easy, and Horizontal pegmatites also in the immediate area. Mindat map approximate.

A single small pit tested a quartz blow, with coarse grained muscovite pegmatite 190 metres long, penetrating schist. It trends east south-east to east-west, discordant with the regional trend, dipping 32 degrees south, with an average width of 3 metres. It is terminated abruptly at either end by north north-west striking faults.

See main Barrow Creek Pegmatite Field sub-heading for more geology information.

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7 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.

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References

Forsythe, D.L. (1981) E.L. 1958 (including M.L. 642F, E.L.'s 3030 & 3046) Barrow Creek Tantalum-Tin Prospect, N.T. Final Report on 1981 Exploration Programme by R.B. Mining Pty. Ltd.

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