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Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia

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Detailed Mineral List:
Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Mineralogical Record: 19: 472-478; Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © John Haupt. Adamite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Adamite var: Cuprian Adamite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Reference: Mineralogical Record: 19: 427-428.
Photo: © 2002 John H. Betts. Cuprian Adamite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Agardite-(Y)
Formula: YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © R.D.Green. Agardite-(Y) from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Elmar Lackner 2007. Anglesite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
'Apatite'
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Mineralogical Record: 19: 428; Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Arseniosiderite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Greg Murray. Azurite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Baryte from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Bastnäsite-(Ce) from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Bayldonite
Formula: PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Knut Eldjarn. Bayldonite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Beraunite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
'Beudantite-Segnitite Series'
Locality: No. 3 Lens (No. 3 lead lens), Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Photo: Beudantite-Segnitite Series from No. 3 Lens, Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Boleite
Formula: KPb26Ag9Cu24(OH)48Cl62
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Brent Thorne 2009. Boleite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Brianyoungite
Formula: Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Description: Collected from the Kintore and Block 14 dumps at the Pinnacles Mine.
Reference: BIRCH, W.D. (ed.). 1999. Minerals of Broken Hill
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: Brochantite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Bromargyrite
Formula: AgBr
Reference: Mineralogical Record: 19: 429; Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Campigliaite
Formula: Mn2+Cu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
Reference: Private Collection
Photo: © Steve Sorrell. Campigliaite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: Carminite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.; Elliott, P. (2010). Crystal Chemistry of Cadmium Oxysalt and associated Minerals from Broken Hill, New South Wales (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Adelaide).
Photo: © Greg Murray. Cerussite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Chalcophanite
Formula: (Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Knut Eldjarn. Chalcophanite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Chalcosiderite
Formula: CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © Knut Eldjarn. Chlorargyrite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © J.Ralph. Conichalcite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: Connellite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © keith Compton. Copper from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © 2008 by Jesse Crawford. Corkite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Cornwallite
Formula: Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.; Smithsonite: Think Zinc (2010) Extra Lapis English No. 13; Elliott, P. (2010). Crystal Chemistry of Cadmium Oxysalt and associated Minerals from Broken Hill, New South Wales (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Adelaide).
Photo: © Dan Costian. Coronadite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Cyrilovite
Formula: NaFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Photo: © Ben Grguric. Dolomite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Dufrénite
Formula: Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Faustite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Fornacite
Formula: Pb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Reference: O’Brien, J. J., Spry, P. G., Teale, G. S., Jackson, S. E., & Rogers, D. (2015). Major and Trace Element Chemistry of Gahnite as an Exploration Guide to Broken Hill-Type Pb-Zn-Ag Mineralization in the Broken Hill Domain, New South Wales, Australia. Economic Geology, 110(4), 1027-1057.; Spry, P. G., Teale, G. T., & Heimann, A. (2003). Speculations concerning the origin and exploration significance of lode rocks in the Curnamona Province. Geosc Aust Record, 13, 162-165.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: Galena from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
'Garnet'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Locality: No. 3 Lens (No. 3 lead lens), Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Gartrellite
Formula: Pb(Cu,Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4,SO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Elliott, P. (2010). Crystal Chemistry of Cadmium Oxysalt and associated Minerals from Broken Hill, New South Wales (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Adelaide).
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © 2014 JSS. Goethite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index", p428]
Goslarite var: Mangangoslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index", p428]
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
'Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series'
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © 2007 JSS. Halotrichite-Pickeringite Series from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Hawleyite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Hidalgoite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Hidalgoite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Hinsdalite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Hinsdalite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Hopeite
Formula: Zn3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Hydrocerussite
Formula: Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Iodargyrite
Formula: AgI
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Brent Thorne. Iodargyrite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Kaolinite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Kidwellite
Formula: NaFe3+9+x(PO4)6(OH)11 · 3H2O, x = 0.33
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Kintoreite (TL)
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Type Locality: Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Reference: [Mineralogical Magazine(1995) 51, 143-148; MinRec 27:302]; Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © 2008 Jason B. Smith. Kintoreite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Kleemanite
Formula: ZnAl2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Pring, A. & Birch, W. D. (1989): Kleemanite from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Australian Mineralogist 4, 123-125; Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Kolitschite (TL)
Formula: PbZn0.5Fe3(AsO4)2(OH)6
Type Locality: Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Description: Indistinguishable from segnitite.
Reference: Grey, I. E., Mumme, W. G., Bordet, P. & Mills, S. J. (2008) A new crystal-chemical variation of the alunite-type structure in monoclinic PbZn0.5Fe3(AsO4)2(OH)6. Canadian Mineralogist, 46(5), 1355–1364. Mills, S. J., Grey, I. E., Mumme, W. G., Miyawaki, R., Matsubara, S., Bordet, P., Birch, W. D. & Raudsepp, M. (2008) Kolitschite, Pb[Zn0.5,0.5]Fe3(AsO4)2(OH)6, a new mineral from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 14(2), 63–67; Mills, S. J. & Birch, W. D. (2009): Kolitschit, ein neues Arsenatmineral aus Australien. Mineralien-Welt 21 (1), 82-85 (in German).
Ktenasite
Formula: Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Leucophosphite
Formula: KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Richard Bayerl - RBmineral - 2007. Leucophosphite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Pat Sutton. Linarite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997); Elliott, P. (2010). Crystal Chemistry of Cadmium Oxysalt and associated Minerals from Broken Hill, New South Wales (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Adelaide).
Marshite
Formula: CuI
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Mawbyite (TL)
Formula: Pb(Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4)2 · 2(OH,H2O)
Type Locality: Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Reference: AM 1989, 1377-81
Photo: © Steve Sorrell. Mawbyite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Miersite
Formula: (Ag,Cu)I
Reference: Nature (1896) 57, 574
Photo: © Fritz Schreiber. Miersite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © Alan Goldstein. Mimetite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Minium
Formula: Pb3O4
Reference: Mineralogical Mag. Dec 1990, Vol 54
Photo: © Keith F Compton. Minium from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Mottramite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Munakataite
Formula: Pb2Cu2(Se4+O3)(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Elliott, P. (2010). Crystal Chemistry of Cadmium Oxysalt and associated Minerals from Broken Hill, New South Wales (Doctoral dissertation, The University of Adelaide).
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description: vanadian
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Natrodufrénite
Formula: NaFe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: Olivenite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Philipsbornite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)2(OH)5 · H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Plumbogummite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Australian Mineralogist (1997): 3: 1.
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © MJ Stott. Pyromorphite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
'Rhabdophane'
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Rhabdophane-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La)(PO4) · H2O
Reference: Birch, W. D., ed. (1999): The minerals of Broken Hill. Broken Hill City Council and Museum of Victoria, Broken Hill, Australia, 289 pp.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997); Smithsonite: Think Zinc (2010) Extra Lapis English No. 13
Photo: © Steve Sorrell. Rhodochrosite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Rockbridgeite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Sampleite
Formula: NaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © John Haupt. Sampleite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Schulenbergite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © John Haupt. Schulenbergite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Segnitite (TL)
Formula: PbFe3+3(AsO4)2(OH,H2O)6
Type Locality: Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Reference: AM 1992, 656-9, Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © John Haupt. Segnitite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Alan Goldstein. Serpierite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Shannonite
Formula: Pb2OCO3
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Pedro González. Silver from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997); Smithsonite: Think Zinc (2010) Extra Lapis English No. 13
Photo: © R Bottrill. Smithsonite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Spangolite
Formula: Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.
Localities: Recorded from at least 1 other locality in this region.
Photo: © Alan Goldstein. Spessartine from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: Stolzite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Fritz Schreiber. Strengite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © Judy Rowe. Sulphur from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Tarbuttite
Formula: Zn2(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Tocornalite ?
Formula: (Ag,Hg)I
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Tsumcorite
Formula: PbZn2(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © John Haupt. Tsumcorite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Turquoise
Formula: Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Vauquelinite
Formula: Pb2Cu(CrO4)(PO4)(OH)
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: Vauquelinite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)
Photo: © John Haupt. Wulfenite from Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Yancowinnaite (TL)
Formula: PbCuAl(AsO4)2OH · H2O
Type Locality: No. 3 Lens (No. 3 lead lens), Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Reference: Elliott, P. and Pring, A. (2010) Yancowinnaite, IMA 2010-030. CNMNC Newsletter, August 2010, page 800; Mineralogical Magazine, 74, 797-800; Elliott, P., and Pring, A. (2015) Yancowinnaite, a new mineral from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 17, 73–76.
Zincrosasite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: [MinRec 19:432]; Australian Min. 3:1 (1997)

References

Birch, W.D. and Van Der Heyden, A. (1988): Minerals from the Kintore Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales. Mineralogical Record: 19: 425-436.

Elliott, P. (1996): Mimetite and Wulfenite from the Kintore Opencut Broken Hill New South Wales. Mineralogical Record, 27, 375-380.

Birch, W.D. and van der Heyden, A. (1997): Minerals of the Kintore and Block 14 open cuts at Broken Hill NSW. Australian Journal of Mineralogy: 3: 23-71.

Birch, W.D. (1999). Minerals of Broken Hill. Publisher Broken Hill Council (Melbourne).

Grey, I. E., Mumme, W. G., Bordet, P. & Mills, S. J. (2008) A new crystal-chemical variation of the alunite-type structure in monoclinic PbZn0.5Fe3(AsO4)2(OH)6, Canadian Mineralogist, 46(5), 1355–1364.

Mills, S. J., Grey, I. E., Mumme, W. G., Miyawaki, R., Matsubara, S., Bordet, P., Birch, W. D. & Raudsepp, M. (2008): Kolitschite, Pb[Zn0.5,0.5]Fe3(AsO4)2(OH)6, a new mineral from Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia. Australian Journal of Mineralogy, 14(2), 63–67.

Mills, S. J. & Birch, W. D. (2009) Kolitschit, ein neues Arsenatmineral aus Australien. Mineralien-Welt, 21(1), 82-85 (in German).

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