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Fluorite from
Mount Bischoff mine (Mt Bischoff mine), Waratah, Waratah district, Waratah-Wynyard municipality, Tasmania, Australia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Comments:In late veins; excellent crystals to ~30mm
Habit:cubic and octahedral
Colour:colourless, blue, purple, green and brown
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[Lancaster, 1980 - "Minerals and Gemstones of Tasmania", p28] ; Bottrill & Baker, 2008
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Magnesite15 photos of Fluorite associated with Magnesite at this locality.
Siderite6 photos of Fluorite associated with Siderite at this locality.
Ferroan Magnesite6 photos of Fluorite associated with Ferroan Magnesite at this locality.
Magnesite-Siderite Series6 photos of Fluorite associated with Magnesite-Siderite Series at this locality.
Vivianite5 photos of Fluorite associated with Vivianite at this locality.
Pyrite4 photos of Fluorite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Bavenite3 photos of Fluorite associated with Bavenite at this locality.
Morinite3 photos of Fluorite associated with Morinite at this locality.
Quartz2 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Luinaite-(OH)2 photos of Fluorite associated with Luinaite-(OH) at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mount Bischoff mine (Mt Bischoff mine), Waratah, Waratah district, Waratah-Wynyard municipality, Tasmania, Australia
Localities for Fluorite in this Region
Slaughteryard face, Mount Bischoff mine (Mt Bischoff mine), Waratah, Waratah district, Waratah-Wynyard municipality, Tasmania, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
12.4km (7.7 miles) A Mt Cleveland Mine, Luina, Heazlewood district, Waratah-Wynyard municipality, Tasmania, Australia
17.6km (10.9 miles) B Mt Ramsay mine, Mt Ramsay, Waratah district, Waratah-Wynyard municipality, Tasmania, Australia
25.0km (15.5 miles) C Kara No. 1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire district, Burnie City, Tasmania, Australia
33.6km (20.9 miles) D Mt Lindsay mine (Parsons Hood), Rosebery district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
39.1km (24.3 miles) E Rosebery Mine (EZ Mine), Rosebery, Rosebery district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
41.0km (25.5 miles) F Renison Bell Mine (Renison Mine), North Dundas, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
42.7km (26.6 miles) G Stormont mine, Moina - Middlesex District, Kentish municipality, Tasmania, Australia
45.4km (28.2 miles) H Hercules Mine, Mt Read, Williamsford, Rosebery district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
46.9km (29.2 miles) I Shepherd and Murphy Mine, Moina - Middlesex District, Kentish municipality, Tasmania, Australia
48.1km (29.9 miles) J All Nations mine, Moina - Middlesex District, Kentish municipality, Tasmania, Australia
48.2km (29.9 miles) K Henty Mine, Tyndall Valley, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
50.1km (31.2 miles) L Princess Mine, Moina - Middlesex District, Kentish municipality, Tasmania, Australia
51.1km (31.7 miles) M St Dizier mine, Mt Heemskirk mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
57.0km (35.4 miles) N Oakleigh Creek mine (Mt Pelion wolfram mine), Upper Forth Valley, Meander Valley municipality, Tasmania, Australia
60.0km (37.3 miles) O Orient Mine, Mt Heemskirk mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
67.4km (41.9 miles) P Comstock Chert prospect, Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
68.9km (42.8 miles) Q North Lyell mine, Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
69.0km (42.9 miles) R Western Tharsis deposit, Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
70.6km (43.9 miles) S Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
70.8km (44.0 miles) T Prince Lyell Mine, Mount Lyell Mines, Queenstown district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
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