Salinas Mine, Entre Rios (O'Connor Province), Tarija, Boliviai
|Regional Level Types|
|Entre Rios (O'Connor Province)||Province|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
21° 47' 12'' South , 64° 13' 53'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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|Entre Ríos||2,685 (2012)||29.6km|
Underground salt mine first worked by General Francis Burdett O‘Connor, originally from Ireland, then officer in the Irish contingent helping Simon Bolivar in Venezuela, later Minister or War in Bolivia, and military governor of Tarija.
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1 valid mineral.
Rock Types Recorded
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Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Halite|
Reference: Ahlfeld, F. and Schneider-Scherbina, A. (1964) Los Yacimientos Minerales y de Hidrocarburos de Bolivia. Ministerio de Minas y Petróleo, La Paz, Boletín No. 5 (Especial), p 325.
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES|
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