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Wavellite from
Tom's quarry (Tom's Phosphate quarry; Clutterbuck Bros; PM 315; Sobey; BHP; ML 4993), Kapunda, North Mt Lofty Ranges, Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Wavellite
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Frost, R.L., S.J. Mills, and K.L. Erickson, (2004), Thermal decomposition of peisleyite: a thermogravimetry and hot stage Raman spectroscopic study. Thermochimica Acta, 419(1-2): p. 109-114.; Pilkington, E. S., Segnit, E. R., & Watts, J. A. (1982). Peisleyite, a new sodium aluminium sulphate phosphate. Mineralogical Magazine, 46(341), 449-452.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluellite1 photo of Wavellite associated with Fluellite at this locality.
Minyulite1 photo of Wavellite associated with Minyulite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tom's quarry (Tom's Phosphate quarry; Clutterbuck Bros; PM 315; Sobey; BHP; ML 4993), Kapunda, North Mt Lofty Ranges, Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
2.5km (1.6 miles) A St John's Quarry (St Johns Phosphate Quarry; Hansberrys), Kapunda, North Mt Lofty Ranges, Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
9.4km (5.8 miles) B St Kitts Phosphate Quarry, Truro, North Mt Lofty Ranges, Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
14.5km (9.0 miles) C Penrice marble quarry, Angaston, Barossa Valley, North Mt Lofty Ranges, Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
16.0km (10.0 miles) D Moculta Phosphate Quarry (Klemm's Quarry), Angaston, Barossa Valley, North Mt Lofty Ranges, Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
58.5km (36.4 miles) E Fairview Quarry (Fairview Phosphate Workings; Lily Dora; Baldina), Robertstown, North Mt Lofty Ranges, Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
211.3km (131.3 miles) F Iron Duchess, Iron Duke Complex, Middleback Range, Eyre peninsula, South Australia, Australia
248.2km (154.2 miles) G Iron Monarch open cut, Iron Knob, Middleback Range, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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