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Elsmore Tin Mine (Elsmore Tin lodes), Elsmore, Gough Co., New South Wales, Australiai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
29° 48' 38'' South , 151° 17' 12'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Elsmore326 (2013)1.8km
Gilgai1,096 (2012)16.9km
Inverell8,561 (2012)17.4km
Howell199 (2018)28.9km
Oakwood694 (2013)29.7km


Located approximately 1.2 kms South-East of Elsmore.

Multiple tin-bismuth bearing veins in weathered granite worked in small pits, shafts and tunnels.

Dredging and sluicing operation 1871 to 1920 and intermittently to 1977.

Located in Anderson parish, near Elsmore Hill approximately 1.5kms South-East of Elsmore.

Coordinates: 334420mE, 6700960mN.

Regions containing this locality

Australian Plate (Australia Plate)Tectonic Plate
New England Orogen, AustraliaOrogen
Woolomin Province, New England Orogen, AustraliaGeologic Province

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Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


46 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Bariopharmacosiderite
Formula: Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Betpakdalite-CaCa
Formula: [Ca2(H2O)17Ca(H2O)6][Mo6+8As5+2Fe3+3O36(OH)]
Reference: Williams, P.A., Leverett, P., Sharpe, J.L., Colchester, D.M. (2005) Elsmoreite, cubic WO3•0.5H2O, a new mineral species from Elsmore, New South Wales, Australia. Canadian Mineralogist, 43:3, 1061-1064.
Betpakdalite-CaMg
Formula: [Ca2(H2O)17Mg(H2O)6][Mo8As2Fe3+3O36(OH)]
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Bismoclite
Formula: BiOCl
Reference: Rankin, J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2008) Mineralogical note: Waylandite from Elsmore, New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 14:2, 79-80. Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Rankin, J., Sharpe, J. L. & Williams, P. A. (2008): Mineralogical note: Waylandite from Elsmore, New South Wales. Australian J. of Mineralogy 14, 79-80.; Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Bismutoferrite
Formula: Fe3+2Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Cannonite
Formula: Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]. Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60. Brown, R.E., Stroud, W.J. (1997) Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets, Inverell 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map SH/56-5. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 576 pages.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Williams, P.A., Leverett, P., Sharpe, J.L., Colchester, D.M. (2005) Elsmoreite, cubic WO3•0.5H2O, a new mineral species from Elsmore, New South Wales, Australia. Canadian Mineralogist, 43:3, 1061-1064. Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Galenobismutite
Formula: PbBi2S4
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Brown, R.E., Stroud, W.J. (1997) Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets, Inverell 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map SH/56-5. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 576 pages.
Hydrokenoelsmoreite (TL)
Formula: 2W2O6(H2O)
Type Locality:
Description: Described as elsmoreite, redefined by IMA as hydrokenoelsmoreite
Reference: Williams, P.A., Leverett, P., Sharpe, J.L., Colchester, D.M. (2005) Elsmoreite, cubic WO3•0.5H2O, a new mineral species from Elsmore, New South Wales, Australia. Canadian Mineralogist, 43:3, 1061-1064. Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Hydrokenoelsmoreite var: Ferritungstite
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Ikunolite
Formula: Bi4(S,Se)3
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Koechlinite
Formula: Bi2MoO6
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Metazeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Philipsbornite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Plumbogummite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Preisingerite
Formula: Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Brown, R.E., Stroud, W.J. (1997) Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets, Inverell 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map SH/56-5. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 576 pages.
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: No reference listed
'Roméite Group'
Formula: A2(Sb5+)2O6Z
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
'Roméite Group var: Bismutostibiconite'
Formula: Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Rooseveltite
Formula: Bi(AsO4)
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Russellite
Formula: Bi2WO6
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Segnitite
Formula: PbFe3+3AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Sillénite
Formula: Bi12SiO20
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Thorasphite (TL)
Formula: Th2H(PO4,AsO4)3·6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Elliott, P. (2018) Thorasphite, IMA No.2017-085. IMA Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification (CNMNC) Newsletter No. 41, February 2018, p.183. Hålenius, U., Hatert, F., Pasero, M., Mills, S.J. (2018) IMA Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification (CNMNC) Newsletter 41: New minerals and nomenclature modifictions approved in 2017 and 2018. European Journal of Mineralogy, 30:6, 183-186.
Waylandite
Formula: BiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Rankin, J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2008) Mineralogical note: Waylandite from Elsmore, New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, Vol.14:2, 79-80. Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Zavaritskite
Formula: (BiO)F
Reference: Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galenobismutite2.JC.25ePbBi2S4
Ikunolite2.DC.05Bi4(S,Se)3
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 3 - Halides
Bismoclite3.DC.25BiOCl
Zavaritskite3.DC.25(BiO)F
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Bismite4.CB.60Bi2O3
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Hydrokenoelsmoreite (TL)4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
Koechlinite4.DE.15Bi2MoO6
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
'Roméite Group'4.DH.A2(Sb5+)2O6Z
'var: Bismutostibiconite'4.DH.Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
Russellite4.DE.15Bi2WO6
Sillénite4.CB.70Bi12SiO20
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cannonite7.BD.35Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Ferrimolybdite7.GB.30Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Stolzite7.GA.05Pb(WO4)
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Bariopharmacosiderite8.DK.10Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Betpakdalite-CaCa8.DM.15[Ca2(H2O)17Ca(H2O)6][Mo6+8As5+2Fe3+3O36(OH)]
Betpakdalite-CaMg8.DM.[Ca2(H2O)17Mg(H2O)6][Mo8As2Fe3+3O36(OH)]
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Carminite8.BH.30PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Corkite8.BL.05PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Metazeunerite8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Philipsbornite8.BL.10PbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Plumbogummite8.BL.10PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Preisingerite8.BO.10Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Rooseveltite8.AD.50Bi(AsO4)
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Segnitite8.BL.10PbFe3+3AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Waylandite8.BL.13BiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Bismutoferrite9.ED.25Fe3+2Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Thorasphite (TL)-Th2H(PO4,AsO4)3·6H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 4:3
Ikunolite2.6.2.3Bi4(S,Se)3
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 2
Galenobismutite3.7.9.1PbBi2S4
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Bismite4.3.10.2Bi2O3
Sillénite4.3.12.1Bi12SiO20
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A(O,OH)Xq
Bismoclite10.2.1.2BiOCl
Zavaritskite10.2.1.1(BiO)F
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Cannonite30.2.9.1Bi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Rooseveltite38.4.4.1Bi(AsO4)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Metazeunerite40.2a.14.2Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Waylandite41.5.12.1BiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Carminite41.10.6.1PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Preisingerite41.10.9.1Bi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Philipsbornite42.7.4.2PbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Plumbogummite42.7.3.5PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Segnitite42.7.4.4PbFe3+3AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Bariopharmacosiderite42.8.1a.3Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Corkite43.4.1.2PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Roméite Group'44.1.1.3A2(Sb5+)2O6Z
'var: Bismutostibiconite'44.1.1.6Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Stolzite48.1.3.2Pb(WO4)
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
A2XO4
Koechlinite48.2.2.1Bi2MoO6
Russellite48.2.1.1Bi2WO6
Group 49 - HYDRATED MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Hydrated Normal Molybdates and Tungstates
Ferrimolybdite49.2.1.1Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Compound Molybdates and Tungstates
Betpakdalite-CaCa49.4.1.1[Ca2(H2O)17Ca(H2O)6][Mo6+8As5+2Fe3+3O36(OH)]
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Bismutoferrite71.1.3.1Fe3+2Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Betpakdalite-CaMg-[Ca2(H2O)17Mg(H2O)6][Mo8As2Fe3+3O36(OH)]
Hydrokenoelsmoreite (TL)-2W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite-2W2O6(H2O)
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2
Thorasphite (TL)-Th2H(PO4,AsO4)3·6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
H ThorasphiteTh2H(PO4,AsO4)3·6H2O
H Betpakdalite-CaCa[Ca2(H2O)17Ca(H2O)6][Mo86+As25+Fe33+O36(OH)]
H WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
H BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
H Betpakdalite-CaMg[Ca2(H2O)17Mg(H2O)6][Mo8As2Fe33+O36(OH)]
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H BismutoferriteFe23+Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
H CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
H CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H PhilipsbornitePbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
H PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H SegnititePbFe33+AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
CCarbon
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
OOxygen
O Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
O ThorasphiteTh2H(PO4,AsO4)3·6H2O
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Betpakdalite-CaCa[Ca2(H2O)17Ca(H2O)6][Mo86+As25+Fe33+O36(OH)]
O QuartzSiO2
O FerberiteFeWO4
O WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
O BismocliteBiOCl
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O RusselliteBi2WO6
O KoechliniteBi2MoO6
O RooseveltiteBi(AsO4)
O AnglesitePbSO4
O BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Betpakdalite-CaMg[Ca2(H2O)17Mg(H2O)6][Mo8As2Fe33+O36(OH)]
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O BismiteBi2O3
O BismutoferriteFe23+Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
O Roméite Group (var: Bismutostibiconite)Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
O CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
O CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O PhilipsbornitePbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
O PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O SilléniteBi12SiO20
O StolzitePb(WO4)
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O Zavaritskite(BiO)F
O SegnititePbFe33+AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
O Roméite GroupA2(Sb5+)2O6Z
FFluorine
F Zavaritskite(BiO)F
MgMagnesium
Mg Betpakdalite-CaMg[Ca2(H2O)17Mg(H2O)6][Mo8As2Fe33+O36(OH)]
AlAluminium
Al WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al PhilipsbornitePbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Al PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si BismutoferriteFe23+Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Si SilléniteBi12SiO20
PPhosphorus
P ThorasphiteTh2H(PO4,AsO4)3·6H2O
P WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
P CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenobismutitePbBi2S4
S IkunoliteBi4(S,Se)3
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S MolybdeniteMoS2
ClChlorine
Cl BismocliteBiOCl
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca Betpakdalite-CaCa[Ca2(H2O)17Ca(H2O)6][Mo86+As25+Fe33+O36(OH)]
Ca Betpakdalite-CaMg[Ca2(H2O)17Mg(H2O)6][Mo8As2Fe33+O36(OH)]
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
FeIron
Fe Betpakdalite-CaCa[Ca2(H2O)17Ca(H2O)6][Mo86+As25+Fe33+O36(OH)]
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Fe Betpakdalite-CaMg[Ca2(H2O)17Mg(H2O)6][Mo8As2Fe33+O36(OH)]
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe BismutoferriteFe23+Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Fe Roméite Group (var: Bismutostibiconite)Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
Fe CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe SegnititePbFe33+AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
AsArsenic
As ThorasphiteTh2H(PO4,AsO4)3·6H2O
As Betpakdalite-CaCa[Ca2(H2O)17Ca(H2O)6][Mo86+As25+Fe33+O36(OH)]
As RooseveltiteBi(AsO4)
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
As Betpakdalite-CaMg[Ca2(H2O)17Mg(H2O)6][Mo8As2Fe33+O36(OH)]
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
As MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As PhilipsbornitePbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
As PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As SegnititePbFe33+AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
SeSelenium
Se IkunoliteBi4(S,Se)3
MoMolybdenum
Mo Betpakdalite-CaCa[Ca2(H2O)17Ca(H2O)6][Mo86+As25+Fe33+O36(OH)]
Mo KoechliniteBi2MoO6
Mo Betpakdalite-CaMg[Ca2(H2O)17Mg(H2O)6][Mo8As2Fe33+O36(OH)]
Mo FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
SbAntimony
Sb Roméite Group (var: Bismutostibiconite)Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
Sb Roméite GroupA2(Sb5+)2O6Z
BaBarium
Ba BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
WTungsten
W Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
W FerberiteFeWO4
W RusselliteBi2WO6
W StolzitePb(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb GalenobismutitePbBi2S4
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb PhilipsbornitePbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Pb PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Pb StolzitePb(WO4)
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb SegnititePbFe33+AsO4(AsO3OH)(OH)6
BiBismuth
Bi WaylanditeBiAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Bi BismocliteBiOCl
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi RusselliteBi2WO6
Bi KoechliniteBi2MoO6
Bi RooseveltiteBi(AsO4)
Bi BismiteBi2O3
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi BismutoferriteFe23+Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Bi Roméite Group (var: Bismutostibiconite)Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
Bi CannoniteBi2(SO4)O(OH)2
Bi GalenobismutitePbBi2S4
Bi IkunoliteBi4(S,Se)3
Bi PreisingeriteBi3(AsO4)2O(OH)
Bi SilléniteBi12SiO20
Bi Zavaritskite(BiO)F
ThThorium
Th ThorasphiteTh2H(PO4,AsO4)3·6H2O
UUranium
U MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Cenozoic
0 - 66 Ma



ID: 3189803
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 Ma)

Comments: East Australia Cainozoic Volcanic Belt

Lithology: Mafic volcanic rocks; basalt

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Anisian - Induan
242 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 752700
Elsmore Granite

Age: Triassic (242 - 251.902 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Elsmore Granite

Description: Medium grained leucocratic monzogranite with a seriate to porphyritic texture; in part extensively altered with greisenisation and silicification being typical

Comments: igneous felsic intrusive; synthesis of multiple published descriptions

Lithology: Igneous felsic intrusive

Reference: Raymond, O.L., Liu, S., Gallagher, R., Zhang, W., Highet, L.M. Surface Geology of Australia 1:1 million scale dataset 2012 edition. Commonwealth of Australia (Geoscience Australia). [5]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Brown, R.E., Stroud, W.J. (1997) Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets, Inverell 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map SH/56-5. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 576 pages.
Map sheets: Inverell 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map; SH 56-5, 9138-II-N.
Cotton, L. A. (1909) The tin-deposits of New England, N.S.W. Part i-The Elsmore-Tingha district. Linnean Society of New South Wales, Proceedings 34, pp. 733-781.
Carne, J.E. (1911) The Tin-Mining Industry and the Distribution of Tin Ores in New South Wales. New South Wales Geological Survey, Mineral Resources 14, 378 pages.
Nicholson, D.A. (1966) The Geology and Tin Deposits of the Elsmore area. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Report No. 45, 27 pages.
Rankin, J., Lawrence, L.J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2002) Rare secondary bismuth, tungsten and molybdenum minerals from Elsmore, New England district of New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 8:1, 55-60.
Williams, P.A., Leverett, P., Sharpe, J.L., Colchester, D.M. (2005) Elsmoreite, cubic WO3•0.5H2O, a new mineral species from Elsmore, New South Wales, Australia. Canadian Mineralogist, 43:3, 1061-1064.
Rankin, J., Sharpe, J.L., Williams, P.A. (2008) Mineralogical note: Waylandite from Elsmore, New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 14:2, 79-80.


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