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Scorzalite from
Blue Jacket Tin Mine (Blue Jacket Reef), Dorchap Dyke Swarm, Glen Wills, Mt Wills mining district, Omeo, East Gippsland Shire, Victoria, Australia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Scorzalite
Formula:Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
Comments:Found around the rims of weathered primary phosphates (triphylite?) in outcrop.
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Personally collected by Ryan Eagle in 2009; Eagle, R. M., Birch, W. D., & McKnight, S. (2015). Phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites from the Mount Wills District, north-eastern Victoria. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria, 127(2), 55-68.; Birch, W. D. (2018) Rare phosphate minerals in granite pegmatite dykes, northeastern Victoria, Australia. in abstracts of the 22nd IMA Meeting Melbourne p 238
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Scorzalite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Blue Jacket Tin Mine (Blue Jacket Reef), Dorchap Dyke Swarm, Glen Wills, Mt Wills mining district, Omeo, East Gippsland Shire, Victoria, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Scorzalite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Knocker dyke (South Blue Jacket), Dorchap Dyke Swarm, Glen Wills, Mt Wills mining district, Omeo, East Gippsland Shire, Victoria, Australia
1.3km (0.8 miles) Unnamed Pegmatite, Dorchap Dyke Swarm, Glen Wills, Mt Wills mining district, Omeo, East Gippsland Shire, Victoria, Australia
 
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