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Rhodonite from
Woods Mine (Wood's Rhodonite Mine), Darling Co., New South Wales, Australia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Rhodonite
Formula:Mn2+SiO3
Formation:Primary
Comments:Fine grained.
Colour:Pink
Significance:Significant commercial deposit of this mineral.
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mineralogical Magazine: 60:369-374.; Kawachi Y., Ashley P. M., Vince D., Goodwin M., 1994. Sugilite in manganese silicate rocks from the Hoskins mine and Woods mine, New South Wales, Australia. Mineralogical Magazine, 58: 671-677
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Mangano-ferri-eckermannite4 photos of Rhodonite associated with Mangano-ferri-eckermannite at this locality.
Nambulite1 photo of Rhodonite associated with Nambulite at this locality.
Tephroite1 photo of Rhodonite associated with Tephroite at this locality.
Serandite1 photo of Rhodonite associated with Serandite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rhodonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Woods Mine (Wood's Rhodonite Mine), Darling Co., New South Wales, Australia
Photo GalleryView Gallery (7 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Rhodonite
4.0km (2.5 miles) Glen Morangie Manganese deposit, Inglis Co., New South Wales, Australia
10.2km (6.3 miles) Bendemeer Manganese Mine 1 (Bendemeer Mine), Bendemeer, Inglis Co., New South Wales, Australia
11.3km (7.1 miles) Bendemeer Manganese Mine 2, Bendemeer, Inglis Co., New South Wales, Australia
16.5km (10.2 miles) Spring Creek Rhodonite deposit, Watsons Creek Nature Reserve, Darling Co., New South Wales, Australia
16.9km (10.5 miles) Black and White Mine (Danglemah No 1 Mine; O'Neill's Danglemah deposit), Danglemah, Inglis Co., New South Wales, Australia
17.0km (10.6 miles) Danglemah 1 (Black and White Mine), Bendemeer, Inglis Co., New South Wales, Australia
18.1km (11.3 miles) Turnbull and Gordons Mine, Bendemeer, Inglis Co., New South Wales, Australia
19.6km (12.2 miles) Black Jack Mountain Manganese deposit, Bendemeer, Inglis Co., New South Wales, Australia
21.2km (13.2 miles) Danglemah Mine (Dangelmare Mine), Danglemah, Inglis Co., New South Wales, Australia
21.5km (13.4 miles) Heather Glen, Watsons Creek Nature Reserve, Darling Co., New South Wales, Australia
 
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