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Calcite from
Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia

Locality type:City
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Worner, H.K., Mitchell, R.W., eds. Birch, W.D. (et al) (1982) Minerals of Broken Hill. Australian Mining & Smelting Limited, Melbourne, 259 pages.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyrite20 photos of Calcite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Bustamite9 photos of Calcite associated with Bustamite at this locality.
Rhodonite8 photos of Calcite associated with Rhodonite at this locality.
Galena7 photos of Calcite associated with Galena at this locality.
Manganoan Calcite5 photos of Calcite associated with Manganoan Calcite at this locality.
Bannisterite5 photos of Calcite associated with Bannisterite at this locality.
Rhodochrosite5 photos of Calcite associated with Rhodochrosite at this locality.
Quartz4 photos of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Sphalerite4 photos of Calcite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Inesite3 photos of Calcite associated with Inesite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Localities for Calcite in this Region
Block 14 opencut, Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Broken Hill Proprietary Mine (Proprietary Mine; BHP Mine), Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Kintore opencut, Broken Hill South Mine (BHS Mine; South Mine), Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Consols Mine (ABH Consols Mine; Australian Broken Hill Consols Mine), Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
North Mine (North Broken Hill Mine; NBH Mine), Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Southern operations mine (Pasminco mine; Perilya mine; Consolidated Zinc Mine; CRA mine; New Broken Hill Consolidated Mine; NBHC Mine), Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Southern Cross Shaft, Southern operations mine (Pasminco mine; Perilya mine; Consolidated Zinc Mine; CRA mine; New Broken Hill Consolidated Mine; NBHC Mine), Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Zinc Corporation Mine (ZC Mine), Southern operations mine (Pasminco mine; Perilya mine; Consolidated Zinc Mine; CRA mine; New Broken Hill Consolidated Mine; NBHC Mine), Broken Hill, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
10.0km (6.2 miles) A Rupee mine (Newberry mine), Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
13.7km (8.5 miles) B Southern Cross Mine, Northern Broken Hill Block, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
16.5km (10.3 miles) C Pinnacles Mine, Broken Hill district, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
19.5km (12.1 miles) D Daydream Mine (Meech's Blow), Northern Broken Hill Block, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
20.1km (12.5 miles) E Huonville Station, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
22.8km (14.2 miles) F Richard Ruby Mine, Northern Broken Hill Block, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
25.8km (16.0 miles) G Ettlewood prospect (Ettlewood mine), Northern Broken Hill Block, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
27.8km (17.2 miles) H Umberumberka Silver Mine, Silverton, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
33.5km (20.8 miles) I Hercules Mine, Thackaringa District, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
59.2km (36.8 miles) J Mutooroo Mine, Pine Creek - Mutooroo area, Mingary, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
60.3km (37.5 miles) K Mutooroo South Mine, Pine Creek - Mutooroo area, Mingary, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
74.8km (46.5 miles) L Mutooroo Homestead, Pine Creek - Mutooroo area, Mingary, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
89.0km (55.3 miles) M Radium Hill mine (Smith's Carnotite Mine; Radium Hill), Radium Hill area, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
91.3km (56.8 miles) N Queen Bee Mine, New Luxemburg mines, Radium Hill area, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
93.1km (57.9 miles) O New Luxemburg Mines, Radium Hill area, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
93.7km (58.2 miles) P Dalkey Mine, Radium Hill area, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
95.1km (59.1 miles) Q Dome Rock Copper Mine, Boolcoomatta Reserve (Boolcoomata Station; Boolcoomatta), Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
110.1km (68.4 miles) R Boolcoomata Carphosiderite Mine (Boolcoomata Sheelite; Old Boolcoomata), Old Boolcoomata Station, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
111.4km (69.2 miles) S North Portia prospect, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
119.8km (74.4 miles) T Mount Howden Mine, Kalabity homestead area, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
153.8km (95.6 miles) U The Ethiudna Mines, Mt Victor Plumbago Station, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
153.8km (95.6 miles) V Ethiudna Main Shaft (Block 7116; Cobalt Nickel And Copper Mining Syndicate; Ethiudna Wollastonite; Lady Katherine; Mc 9726; New Year Gift; New Years Gift), The Ethiudna Mines, Mt Victor Plumbago Station, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
154.0km (95.7 miles) W Lookout Hill Mine (Lookout Mine), Mt Victor Plumbago Station, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
156.5km (97.3 miles) X Homeward Bound Mine, Manna Hill (Mannahill), Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
276.4km (171.7 miles) Y Parabarana Mine, Parabarana Hill, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station) , North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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